COVID-19

Please read the following information to learn how we can best serve your COVID related needs.

We are all experiencing uncertain times and new challenges.  Health Services is here to support you although our services may look a little different at this time.  On this page you'll find some of the nuts & bolts of our operations and services during the pandemic, but please note the additional pages for COVID-19 information to guide through managing exposures, symptoms, testing, etc..

ABSOLUTELY NO WALK IN PATIENTS-please call 218-726-8155, before entering building.

Face coverings are required, per UMD, Duluth and State of MN ordinances.

We are using two entrances to the clinic building:

  • Front door for COVID-19 symptoms/testing
  • Side entrance for non COVID-19 concerns

COVID questions or concerns? HS is offering COVID nurse after hours triage until 5:30 p.m. M-F. Please call 218-726-8155.

COVID testing is available at Health Services.

Hours of operation:

Summer hours begin Monday, May 10th, 2021.  Our hours are M-F 9am-3pm.

In case you are wondering...

What to do if you have had close contact with a person with COVID-19 

Additional information is provided here.

➢     You must quarantine yourself from others for at least 14 days after the last day you were in close contact with the person who has COVID-19. If you live on campus, there are rooms available for students to safely quarantine. 

➢     Consider getting tested and watch yourself for symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, headache, muscle pain, sore throat, fatigue, congestion, or loss of taste or smell.

➢     Stay home!  Separate yourself from others . Do not go to work, school, or any other place outside the home.

➢     Separate yourself from other people in your home. As much as possible, stay in your room and away from other people in your home. Use a separate bathroom, if available.

➢     A face mask MUST be worn if you need to be around other people.  Wash hands thoroughly.

➢     Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer containing at least 60% alcohol. Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands.

➢     Stay away from people who may be at high-risk for getting very sick from COVID-19, including people with health conditions like asthma, diabetes, heart disease, liver disease, severe obesity, and those who have weakened immune systems.

Important links for COVID Information

Please visit the U of M system wide webpage for the most recent UMN COVID-19 information.  https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/covid-19

Please visit the UMD webpage for UMD campus updates for COVID-19 information: https://safe-campus.d.umn.edu/covid-dashboard

Link to UMD COVID page https://www.d.umn.edu/coronavirus/

Link to MDH   https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/index.html

Link to CDC https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

CDC Covid-19 symptom assessment link   https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html