COVID-19 Testing for Researchers

Scheduling COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 viral testing (nasal swab) will be available by appointment only for researchers who are currently working on campus — not for all Stanford employees.

Testing Dates:

  • Wednesday, July 22
  • Thursday, July 23
  • Wednesday, July 29
  • Thursday, July 30
  • Wednesday, August 5
  • Thursday, August 6
  • Wednesday, August 12
  • Thursday, August 13

Location and Instructions

Testing is located at 270 Galvez Street, Tent 4 (

Allow time for parking and walking to the site. Parking is not available in the tent lot, but is accessible on Galvez or Campus Drive

  • You will need to bring your Stanford University photo ID card with you
  • Please arrive for your appointment time 5 minutes prior to your appointment
  • Please do not enter the tent until instructed to do so by a staff member
  • Please wear a face covering and maintain 6 feet from those around you

Obtaining your COVID-19 Test Results

You will be informed via email of your results within ~2-7 days of the test; the lag time is dependent upon lab volume. Your results will also be stored and accessible in your Stanford Employee Health Portal at

If you have questions, please contact the SUOHC via phone: 650-725-5308 or email: