Students encouraged to register and participate in sentinel testing

Published: November 02, 2020

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All students that have been selected for sentinel testing are being strongly encouraged to participate in the process.

Those who are selected are asked to make an appointment for testing, which is performed at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum and takes fewer than 10 minutes to complete. Sentinel testing is a crucial component of Auburn’s plan for A Healthier U, as it helps the university monitor the asymptomatic infection rate on campus, promptly respond to developing trends and sustain full on-site operations. For the initiative to be effective, our weekly testing sample should represent as many students from main campus as possible.

Students who have not yet registered for sentinel testing should create an account through General information about the sentinel testing program is available here.