Updated COVID-19 Testing Hours

Testing hours will be changing at the SHIELD COVID-19 testing site in the WUIS building.

This week, testing is available:

  • Today (Monday) until 5 p.m.
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday
  • 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday

Beginning next week, testing will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays until further notice. The site will be closed on Tuesday, Nov. 8, for Election Day.


Contact our COVID-19 team.

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SHIELD Testing Now Available in WUIS Building

Good morning:

UIS has re-established a SHIELD saliva-based COVID-19 testing site on campus available to active-status students, faculty and staff this semester. The site opens TODAY in a new location: Classroom 28 in the WUIS Building (see campus map for location). Please note: The UIS SHIELD site is no longer providing testing to members of the public.

Hours of operations are:

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New Hire COVID Vaccine Communication

As the Covid-19 vaccines were rolled out, UIS created a policy stating:

“All UIS faculty, staff, volunteers and long-term guests who work on the UIS campus or in off-campus UIS facilities must be fully vaccinated. New hires must be fully vaccinated and show proof thereof, or proof that they have begun the vaccination process, prior to their first scheduled day of work and upload their vaccine record to the Medicat patient portal once their employment begins.”

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