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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Scheduling Rapid and PCR COVID-19 Testing at Student Health Services

Student Health Services can arrange COVID-19 testing for students who meet screening criteria. Call to make an appointment. 

While awaiting a test or test results, please stay isolated at home and do not go to class, work, or public places!

The cost of rapid COVID-19 testing at Student Health Services depends on if the student is insured or uninsured. Typically, insurance will cover the cost of the COVID-19 test if the test is ordered by a Student Health Services provider. The self-pay cost for testing can be posted to a student's account through Student Business Services.  

PCR COVID-19 testing appointments are available upon request. Results are available same day. The self-pay cost for testing can be posted to a student's account through Student Business Services. For insured patients, Student Health will bill insurance for PCR COVID testing. 

COVID-19 Campus Vaccine Clinics

COVID-19 Testing Resources

Curative is currently on the Texas Tech University campus and offering testing to all TTU Students. COVID-19 testing through Curative is FREE

City of Lubbock Health Department Testing Sites

OTHER SITES IN THE COMMUNITY
AlphaDera Labs at Monterey Church of Christ, 6111 82nd St- testing is free, no appointment necessary

8:00-5:00 M-F
Community Health Center of Lubbock, 1610 5th St- sliding scale based on income. Must make an appointment by calling 765-2611

8:00-5:00 M-F
Covenant Clinics- accept insurance or self-pay. Call the clinic closest to you to find out if they are testing and to schedule an appointment.

CVS- testing is no-cost and is available at several locations. Registration required at cvs.com

3402 Slide Road
3402 50th Street
608 North Slide Road
Highland Pharmacy, 2424 50th St #105- testing is free but an appointment is REQUIRED. Register online at doineedacovid19test.com.

9:30-5:00 M-F
Parkway Pharmacy, 1824 Parkway Dr. #100- testing is free but an appointment is REQUIRED. Register online at doineedacovid19test.com.

8:30-6:00 Monday- Friday
9:00-1:00 Saturday
UMC Clinics- accept insurance or self-pay. Call the clinic closest to you to see if they are testing and to schedule an appointment.

Walgreens-accepts insurance. Uninsured may be required to pay the cost for the test. Must register online at walgreens.com/covid19testing.

602 Ave Q
4847 Slide Rd

Questions about COVID-19?

Contact Student Health Services during normal business hours (M-F, 8-5). 

(806) 743-2848

Contact the Texas Tech Physicians' Nurse on Demand for after-hours support. 

(806) 743-2911

Dean of Students 

Visit DOS Website

(806) 742-2984

If Sick with COVID-19

What to Do If You Are Sick

10 things you can do to manage your COVID-19 symptoms at home

Directory of Important Phone Numbers

UMC Emergency Department

(806) 775-9700

Covenant Emergency Department

(806) 725-0000

Covenant Health System Testing Line

(806) 725-8378

UMC's COVID-19 Hotline

(806) 761-0111

City of Lubbock Health Department

(806) 775-2933

Questions about Antibody Testing

Vitalant, Vitalant.org (Antibody Testing)

(806) 797-6804

 

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