Testing for COVID-19—WFU Student Health Service

Testing at Wake

Testing for COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) is available for students at the Student Health Service.  Students with symptoms of COVID-19 such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, sudden loss of taste and/or smell should call the Student Health Service (336-758-5218) to arrange for testing. 

Students who fall into any of the qualifiers below should consider testing

  • Have been exposed to an individual diagnosed with COVID-19
  • Participated in mass gatherings (such as recent protests)
  • Have high risk medical conditions (such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, asthma, immunodeficiency) 
  • Are from ethnic or racial groups (such as LatinX or African American) known to have higher risks of contracting COVID-19

Call the Student Health Service to discuss testing options (336-758-5218).

Other testing locations in Forsyth County follow:

Testing site locater – Forsyth County, NC

Off-Campus testing locations (Near Wake)


CVS Health COVID-19 Drive Thru Testing Site 

606 Coliseum Drive, Winston Salem, NC 27106,

(866) 389-2727

NOTE:   Appointment Required, Screening Required, Registration Required.

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 WFBH Family Medicine and Internal Medicine – Peace Haven

1930 N. Peace Haven Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106

(336) 713-7795

NOTE:  Appointment Required, Physician Order Required, Screening Required.  Antibody testing also available

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Other testing locations in Winston-Salem

Today’s Woman OB/GYN 

2001 Today’s Woman Ave NW, Winston-Salem, NC 27105 

8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

NOTE: Next to Kimberly Park Pool

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The Forsyth County Health Department testing site

Forsyth County Public Library

4915 Lansing Dr, Winston-Salem, NC 27105.

Primarily for residents of East Winston and will be administered at the Carver School Road Branch of the They are scheduled to begin at the end of June, according to a news release.

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Testing center at Highland Avenue Primary Clinic

650 N. Highland Ave., Winston-Salem, NC 

Hours 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 

This clinic does not require appointments or referrals to be seen. For residents living in the East Winston community, Jointly operated by Novant Health and Wake Forest Baptist Health.

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United Health Centers – Southside

3009 Waughtown St., Winston-Salem, NC 27107

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United Health Centers – The Commons

1430 Felicity Cir., Winston-Salem, NC 27101

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United Health Centers – Peters Creek

2101 Peters Creek Pkwy., Winston-Salem, NC 27127

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Novant Screening Center – Waughtown

656 E Monmouth St., Winston-Salem, NC 27107

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