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COVID-19 Testing in Mesa County

Pick Up

Mesa County Public Health is distributing free, at-home rapid antigen COVID-19 tests.

Pick up your tests during regular business hours (8 AM – 4:30 PM) at the Health and Human Services Building, located at 510 29 1/2 Road.  If you are experiencing symptoms, please wear a mask.

NOTE: There is a limited amount of supplies available, and it is possible we may not have supplies on hand when you visit.

Rapid Test Reporting

For tests distributed by public health or for tests purchased on your own, results can be reported here.

You may or may not be contacted by someone from public health. For information on isolation/quarantine, please refer to Isolation & Quarantine instructions.

Report Your Results

Drive-Through Nasal PCR Testing

Colorado Mesa University 1280 Cannell Ave, Grand Junction

Test is free.

  • MON – FRI 8 AM – 4 PM
  • SATURDAY 8 AM – 12 PM

This site is in the parking lot north of Bunting Hall.

It is accessible from North Avenue and Cannell Avenue or 7th Street and Bunting Avenue.

No appointment required. Pre-registry available here.

Your Test Results

If you tested at CMU: Results are processed out-of-state by Mako Medical, with a typical turnaround time of 2-4 days.
Mako Medical will notify you of your results.

If you tested somewhere else: You will be notified by the lab that processed your test. Instructions for results are given onsite when the test is performed.

Other In-Person PCR Testing

  • Local Pharmacies (City Market, Safeway, Walgreens, Sam’s Club, Walmart, Target)
  • Urgent Care (Cedar Point Health, Community Care of the Grand Valley, American Family Care Urgent Care, Docs-On-Call)
  • Primary Care Clinics (Call your primary care clinic and ask if they provide PCR testing.)