UM COVID Communication: January 25, 2022
Dear Campus Community,
Working closely with Curry Health Center and Missoula City-County Health Department, we can now offer expanded COVID-19 symptomatic testing for students, as well as symptomatic testing for current UM employees. This PCR testing will be done at an outdoor, walk-up location Monday through Friday at Curry Health Center. The first appointment will be on Wednesday morning, Jan. 26.
This week will be a trial run of this new testing system. We ask for your patience as we work through any unexpected problems. We’re doing our best to provide this much-needed additional testing capacity and hope that we’ve created a sustainable, and perhaps expandable, model to address demand during the Omicron case surge impacting Missoula.
To sign up, click the link below for either students or employees. Student employees should use the student link as well. You will need to provide your name, contact information and "790" number to secure the appointment. A confirmation email will direct you to a secure intake form to submit additional information and will provide instructions for your test.
If you experience accessibility barriers or do not have access to the internet, please call 406-243-4119 for help scheduling an appointment during business hours.
Missoula City-County Health Department COVID-19 Testing
Missoula County residents can schedule a testing appointment at the MCCHD facility located at 3665 W. Broadway. For more information, including times, location and other testing options in Missoula, visit the MCCHD COVID testing website.
Health Services Pharmacy has home COVID-19 tests available
The Health Services Pharmacy inside Curry Health Center has received an allotment of OTC COVID-19 antigen tests that are available (one per person) while supplies last, with more tests on order. Visit the pharmacy during regular business hours to pick up a test.
Order free tests from COVIDtests.gov
Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order four free at-home COVID-19 tests. Orders ship in seven to 12 days. If you’re interested in having at-home tests on hand, visit www.covidtests.gov to order.