COVID Self-Screening & Testing

COVID Symptoms Check

Are you currently experiencing any of the following symptoms that cannot be attributed to another health condition?

More common COVID symptoms include:

  • Fever (100.4F or higher) or feel feverish
  • New or worsening cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • New loss of taste or smell

Less common COVID symptoms include:

  • Sore throat
  • Chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Excessive fatigue
  • New onset headache
  • New onset congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea, diarrhea, vomiting

Fully Vaccinated Individuals
If you are fully vaccinated and have symptoms, you do not need to do a formal isolation.
You should:

Unvaccinated Individuals
If you are not fully vaccinated and have symptoms 
You should:

Close Contact to a Person Who Tested Positive

A close contact is defined by the MN Department of Health as within six (6) feet for 15 minutes cumulative in a day within the 48 hours prior to the person testing or developing symptoms.

Fully Vaccinated Individuals
If you are fully vaccinated and have had close contact with a person with COVID-19 you do not need to report or do a formal quarantine.
You should:

  • Test for COVID 3-5 days after the exposure
  • Monitor for symptoms
  • Wear a mask for 14 days after exposure

Unvaccinated Individuals
If you are not fully vaccinated and have had close contact with a person with COVID-19
You should:

Positive COVID Test
  • Any student or employee who has been on campus in the last 14 days who tests positive for COVID needs to complete the Gustavus COVID Self-Report form.
  • Go into isolation for 10 days (no matter if you are vaccinated or not).
  • People who are fully vaccinated may still test positive for COVID.