Current Testing Sites and Hours

Transition from Spring to Summer Testing

Thank you profoundly for participating in testing during the spring semester. Summer session 1 testing starts on May 17, 2021 for those who meet the criteria:

Summer testing sites and hours, described below, start May 17. Summer participants can begin scheduling appointments. Participants need to provide consent to testing during the summer even if they did so previously.

The compliance status for spring semester participants will be removed on May 18.

For those who do not meet the testing criteria for the summer, use PennOpen Pass, have a Green Pass ready for occasional visits to campus, and follow Penn’s public health guidance.

Download a map of COVID-19 testing sites on campus (PDF)

PennAccess provides information on the accessible features of the buildings and campus grounds owned or leased by the University.

Tent, Du Bois/Rodin/High Rise Field

7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturday
3901 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • Enter from the southwest side of Locust Walk.
  • The testing tent is located between Rodin and Du Bois College Houses.
  • Inclement weather may affect the hours for COVID-19 testing.
  • Testing is saliva-based for screening purposes of asymptomatic individuals.
  • Testing site is closed Memorial Day on Monday, May 31, and Independence Day observed on Monday, July 5.

Summer testing at the tent begins May 17. Hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed on Saturday.

Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
3680 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • The last day of spring semester testing at this site is Friday, May 14, 2021. There is no testing at Annenberg Center during the summer.
  • Enter from Plaza/Locust Walk side.
  • Testing is conducted indoors.
  • Testing is saliva-based for screening purposes of asymptomatic individuals.
  • The location is ADA accessible.

Houston Hall

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday
3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • Enter from Spruce Street/Hall of Flags.
  • Testing is conducted indoors.
  • Testing is saliva-based for screening purposes of asymptomatic individuals.
  • The location is ADA accessible.
  • Testing site is closed Memorial Day on Monday, May 31, and Independence Day observed on Monday, July 5.

Summer testing at Houston Hall begins May 17. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed on Saturday.

Tent, Ace Adams South Field

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
3000 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • The last day of spring semester testing at this site is Friday, May 14, 2021. There is no testing at this tent during the summer.
  • The testing tent is located within Penn Park.
  • Inclement weather may affect the hours for COVID-19 testing.
  • Testing is saliva-based for screening purposes of asymptomatic individuals.

Irvine Auditorium (Symptomatic and Close-Contact Tests)

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday
3401 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • The hours remain unchanged for the summer.
  • Enter from Spruce Street, west entrance.
  • Testing is conducted indoors.
  • Testing is performed on symptomatic/close-contact individuals.
  • Testing uses a nasal swab.
  • The location is ADA accessible.
  • Testing site is closed Memorial Day on Monday, May 31, and Independence Day observed on Monday, July 5.

Red Pass Management of Symptoms and Close Contacts

If you report symptoms or recent contact with someone who may have COVID-19, you get a Red Pass. Answer the additional questions, and read and follow the instructions on your Red Pass carefully. In addition:

  • Self-isolate at home and do not go to work/class in-person.
  • Stay home, wear a face covering, and avoid contact with others - including those you live with.
  • Contact your manager or Campus Health (if you are a student) to let them know about your absence from work or class.
  • Seek care and advice from one of the following clinical team(s): Occupational Medicine, your primary care provider, or Campus Health. If you would like to speak to a Penn Medicine clinician to discuss your situation, please schedule a call using this link: https://pennmedicine.org/on-rn.