Testing and Contact Tracing
Testing and Contact Tracing are Crucial to Protecting You and Our Campus Community
Ongoing testing can help to identify possible cases of COVID-19 exposure and monitor the spread of the virus within our campus community. Individuals who are currently awaiting COVID-19 test results should refrain from visiting the campus in person until the final test results are received; they should foremost seek the guidance of medical professionals regarding test recommendations and result interpretations. Please also visit our Campus Planning section for SF State-specific procedures for instructional safety, workplace safety and more.
Public Health Resources
SF State follows San Francisco Public Health guidelines, which are often more restrictive than state and national guidelines. To remain informed beyond local guidelines, you may reference additional resources below.
If you have any updates regarding COVID-19 that you would like to share from trusted public health sources that may be helpful to our Gator community, please contact email@example.com or fill out the SF State Campus Plan Inquiry form.
- CDC’s COVID-19 Testing
- COVID-19 Testing Overview
- Testing for Current Infection (Viral Test)
- Test for Past Infection
- Contact Tracing
For accessing COVID-19 tests and sites, please refer to the resources listed below.
Receive COVID-19 Testing at SF State's Location
SF State does not currently have an active testing site available to the campus community. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to utilize the following resources to seek a test or consult with their primary care provider if they have been in close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19 or has known COVID-19 symptoms. As we finalize plans for fall 2021, more information will be updated as becomes available. Please visit Campus Planning for current health and safety protocols and guidelines.
California COVID-19 Testing Locations
Bay Area Counties
Please note, the above listed health care providers are offered via SF State for eligible employees. You should consult with your respective health care provider about vaccine access. Californians can shop and compare health insurance plans via the health insurance marketplace, Covered California.
Reporting SF State's COVID-19 Case Counts
SF State is committed to keeping our campus community informed of campus COVID-19 case counts, which can be viewed on our COVID-19 dashboard. SF State does not publicly disclose individual positive tests to protect the privacy of our community members. Protocols for exposure notifications can be found under Health and Safety and frequent Communications by our campus leadership may provide additional context regarding SF State’s status.
Report COVID-19 Cases and Incidences of Exposure
Thank you for assisting us in protecting your and the campus community’s health. Tracking COVID-19 cases on campus will remain a critical aspect of ensuring and promoting the health and safety of our campus community.
Report COVID-19 Case
Report COVID-19 Case by Email
Please note, the planning, guidance and information reflected on this website are subject to change in response to local public health conditions and local, state and federal guidelines concerning COVID-19. Last revised 06/01/21.