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COVID Self-Testing

Fall 2021 COVID Testing

Convenient, self-performed COVID-19 nasal swab PCR testing will be used once again during the Fall 2021 semester and is required for those who have been granted exemption status from being fully vaccinated, as well as those selected for random surveillance testing.  

  • MGScanner is the smartphone app used to submit your test.  Please visit this webpage for instructions
  • Testing supplies and drop off bins are located at UMBC Police, University Center 3rd floor vestibule and the Center for Well-Being vestibule.
  • Samples are collected at 11am Monday-Friday.
  • Please email for technical assistance.  Neither UHS nor Health Promotion Staff at the Center for Well-Being are able to assist, please do not visit in-person at this location for technical questions.
  • For COVID vaccine and/or testing compliance warnings and other issues, please email or for questions or concerns.


Thank you for your efforts to keep our campus community healthy.