Individual and Department Request for Multiple Rapid Antigen Tests

Rapid Test Pickup Locations for Staff and Faculty

PLEASE NOTE:  Due to supply chain constraints and recent large orders, new test orders may be delayed. The COVID-19 Testing Team will process orders in the order they are received when supplies are available. We recommend ordering free Rapid Antigen Tests through the US Postal Service, which will ship to your door.

Staff and Faculty are welcome to pick up individual Rapid Antigen Tests from various locations on and off-campus. Tests are provided as a part of the UC Santa Cruz stockpile administered by the COVID-19 Testing Program. No appointments are necessary to pick up a test unless 'By Arrangement' is indicated on the list below.

Please do not pick up a test from these locations if you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. If you experience any difficulties, please contact

UC Santa Cruz Main Campus

Scotts Valley Center

  • Where: SVC Front Desk
  • When: By Arrangement
  • Contact: Laura Dapper-

Silicon Valley Extension

  • Where: SVC Front Desk
  • When: Mon-Fri, 10:30am - 6:00pm
  • Contact: Pedro Sanchez-

Westside Research Park

Coastal Sciences Campus

Mount Hamilton / Lick Observatory (In Transit, Not Available Yet)

  • Where: Maintenance Shop
  • When: Mon-Fri, 8am - 5pm
  • Contact: Kostas Chloros -

Big Creek Reserve

  • Where: All Employee Locations
  • When: 24/7
  • Contact: Mark Readdie-

Department Request for Multiple Rapid Antigen Tests

Departments can request multiple rapid antigen test kits for their operations.  Please note this form is not for individuals requesting tests for personal use.  Individual tests can be obtained at either the Bay Tree Bookstore or the Barn Theater test site. 

The following is the department request procedure:

  • Complete the Department Rapid Antigen Test Pick Up Form, click on this form link.
  • Indicate the requested amount of test kits for your department operations.
  • Provide the intended use of the multiple test kit request.
  • Please allow up to two business days for the pick up to be available.

For Questions

Contact Cindy Delgado at or 831-459-1787.