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COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Options for MSC Southeast Students 

Vaccines are rapidly becoming available for everyone in the community! We strongly recommend signing up and getting your vaccination as soon as you are eligible. 

  • If you haven’t already, sign up for the Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector to get updates on vaccine opportunities and be entered into the random selection process for the state’s Community Vaccination Program sites.
  • Connect with your primary health care provider or local pharmacy. To search for a COVID-19 vaccine appointment near you, go to the CDC’s Vaccine Finder.
  • Use the Vaccine Locator Map to find local vaccine providers in your area.

Testing - Both Campuses

  • Minnesota COVID-19 Test at Home
    Minnesota and Vault Medical Services have teamed up to offer at-home COVID-19 saliva testing for any Minnesota resident who believes they need to be tested, with or without symptoms, at no cost. Tests are delivered to your home by UPS and conducted by Zoom appointment. Allow extra time for delivery and returning the test. More information here 
  • Wisconsin COVID-19 Test at Home
    The State of Wisconsin and Vault Medical Services have teamed up to offer a new COVID-19 testing option for everyone who lives in Wisconsin, with or without symptoms, at no cost. This new service allows people to collect their own saliva samples for testing in their home. More information here
  • Community Testing Sites Statewide
    Numerous free community testing sites are located throughout Minnesota for anyone, with or without symptoms. There is a site at the Winona Mall in Winona. Sites closest to Red Wing include Inver Grove Heights and the MSP Airport. Sites are being added, so check the MN Department of Health directory. 
  • Drive Thru Testing:
    Located at many drive through pharmacies throughout Minnesota, including most Hy-Vee stores. Testing is free of charge and is available with or without symptoms . More information here  

Testing - Red Wing:

  • Mayo Clinic Health System Red Wing Test Site
    For students with symptoms or exposure concerns. Testing will be billed to student's insurance, and students may be charged a co-pay and/or deductible. If students do not have insurance, Mayo Clinic will cover the cost. Call the Mayo Clinic COVID-19 Nurse Line for details on getting tested, at 507-293-9525.

Testing - Winona:

  • Winona State University Health and Wellness Services
    Testing will be billed to student's insurance, though students will not be charged a co-pay and/or deductible. If students do not have insurance, WSU will cover the cost. Call to schedule: 507-457-5160 
  • Winona Community Testing Site
    Free saliva test. Anyone can request a test. Make an appointment in advance. Located in the Winona Mall, 1213 Gilmore Avenue, Winona, MN.


Updated 11-19-2020

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