COVID-19 Evaluation and Testing
Student Health Services provides evaluation, diagnostic testing, and healthcare for students who experience symptoms of COVID-like illness. Students who have concerns about isolation or exposure guidelines can call Student Health Services (703-993-2831) for advice.
Visit our COVID-19 Isolation Guidance webpage for answers to frequently asked questions such as “what do I do if I test positive” or “what if I am a close contact.” Be prepared for COVID illness, have at least 2 at-home COVID self-test kits available as well as face masks. You can purchase these items from most local retail stores or online retailers – such as grocery stores, pharmacies, CVS, Walgreens, WalMart, Target, Amazon, etc…
Symptoms of COVID-19
Symptoms of COVID-19 include, but are not limited to:
Fever or chills
Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Muscle or body aches
New loss of taste or smell
Congestion or runny nose
If you are showing any of these emergency warning signs of COVID-19, seek emergency medical care immediately:
Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
Inability to wake or stay awake
Pale, gray, or blue-colored skin, lips, or nail beds, depending on skin tone
This list does not include every emergency symptom. Call your healthcare provider to discuss any other severe or concerning symptoms.