Phase three testing information and forms

What do I need to know about phase three surveillance testing on campus, Sept. 14 through late November? 

In the interest of community safety and well-being, University of Maine COVID-19 phase three surveillance testing is mid-September through late November. Members of the UMaine community selected to participate through random sampling every 10 days receive an email from 

The PCR diagnostic test, the same used for students in phases one and two, will be administered at Alfond Arena under the UMS ConvenientMD/Jackson Laboratory partnership and is at no cost to employees and students.

All members of the UMaine community who are being tested must bring a Maine Card. Please follow the signs to the northwest entrance of Alfond Arena, closest to College Avenue.

The test entails an anterior nasal 1 cm to 1.5 cm inside the nostril or oral pharyngeal swab to the back of the mouth. No post-test quarantine is required.

Test results will be available through the same ConvenientMD Patient Results Portal used in UMaine testing phases one and two: (Username is your email address; use Reset Password to create a password.)

Map to the phase three testing site entrance at Alfond Arena.

Required form 1: ConvenientMD HIPPA form authorization to disclose health information (PDF)

Required form 2: UMS authorization to disclose health information (Word)

For questions about appointments, write

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