COVID-19 testing for UND community and general public set for Oct. 17 and 20

The University of North Dakota will host free COVID-19 testing Saturday, Oct. 17, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Tuesday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the UND High Performance Center, 2419 2nd Ave. N. The testing is open to all UND students, faculty and staff, as well as the general public.

UND students who take part in any COVID-19 testing events will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $500 Healthy Hawk Scholarship. One scholarship will be awarded per event. Student Finance will receive notification of the award and the recipients’ financial aid awards will be reviewed and adjusted, if necessary.

All UND students who take part in testing events will receive a voucher for use at a local establishment. Vouchers will be distributed until testing supplies are exhausted.

Future testing dates are available on the UND COVID-19 testing page.

Details for COVID-19 testing:

  • Pre-registration at is recommended. If individuals have registered in the past, they don’t need to register again.
  • This event is open to all ages.
  • The event is free and health insurance is not processed.
  • Proof of residency is not required.
  • The testing process itself takes approximately 15 minutes. Wait times will be updated at
  • Those with a positive test will be notified within 24-48 hours. Notification of negative results may take longer.

The COVID-19 testing is done in partnership with UND, North Dakota Department of Health, Grand Forks Public Health, Grand Forks Fire Department, and North Dakota National Guard.  All testing events can be found at