Updated: May 17, 2021

COVID-19 Testing

The following testing locations are available for the campus community. 

LSU Student Union

Site is operated by Louisiana National Guard

    • Hours of Operation: weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Insurance not required
    • Results can be expected within 72 hours

Please preregister at http://health.questdiagnostics.com/STLOU. On-site registration will be available; however, pre-registration allows for express testing.

Test detects an active COVID-19 infection. It is a self-administered test using a nasal swab in the front of the nostril. 

To get results by phone, please call 1.866.697.8378. To get results through MyQuest, sign up for a MyQuest account at MyQuest.QuestDiagnostics.com or download the MyQuest App.

Student Health Center

LSU students with symptoms should contact the Student Health Center to see a healthcare provider.

  • Hours of Operation:
    Weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Wastewater Testing

LSU will continue to monitor the wastewater on campus. This has proven to be one of the most effective tools in monitoring the spread of COVID-19.