Keep yourself and
your loved ones safe.
GET TESTED IF YOUR ARE:
- Experiencing symptoms
- Think you’ve been exposed to someone who has it
- Need to be cleared for employment
- Going back to school in person or returning home from college
- Have been in family or public gatherings with lots of people
Invite your entire family and your friends and neighbors. Saliva testing is available for children 5 and older.
To learn more about the importance of COVID-19 testing during the vaccine rollout click here.
GETTING YOUR RESULTS
Results usually reported within 48 hours. Access your results at https://asubioempportal.pointnclick.com. Please contact COVID19info@asu.edu or 480-884-1900 if you have any questions.
If you test positive for COVID-19, a medical provider will contact you to provide guidance on your next steps.
Important Information Before Your Test
Saliva test instructions for participants
Arizona State University has developed saliva-based testing for SARS-CoV-2, the COVID-19 virus.
Read the following instructions thoroughly before arriving at your testing site to ensure correct results.
No photography or video recording is permitted. Please respect the privacy of other participants.
Before you arrive
30 minutes before your test:
- Hydrate well to help accumulate saliva.
- Rinse your mouth with plain water for 20-30 seconds
and then spit it out.
- Do not eat, drink, smoke, vape or chew gum after you
rinse your mouth, at least 30 minutes before your test.
Bring to the test site:
- Your appointment QR code.
- A face covering (cloth or surgical mask).
How to collect a sample
Remove the cap from the tube.
Fill the tube with saliva.
To correctly submit a saliva sample, let your mouth water and fill with saliva. Use the straw to fill the tube with saliva (not including bubbles) to the designated fill line. Do not include mucus or phlegm in your sample.
Seal the tube.
Remove the straw from the tube and re-cap the tube. Dispose of the straw in the biohazard containers available at the testing site.
Check the seal.
Double check that the tube is securely capped and return it to testing personnel.