- On June 18, 2020
Wake County has secured three additional locations for testing residents at risk of COVID-19 over the next few weeks.
- On June 25, 26 and 27, testing will be available at Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School, located at 2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh;
- On June 29 and 30, testing will be available at Millbrook Magnet High School, located at 2201 Spring Forest Road, Raleigh; and
- On July 6 and 7, testing will be available at the McKimmon Conference and Training Center, located on N.C. State campus at 1101 Gorman St., Raleigh.
Testing will run each day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. While tests are free, people must follow a three-step process to claim their spots.
- Step 1: Select the time slot that works best for their schedule by clicking on the “Sign Up” button here for the date they’d like to be tested. If more than one person from a household wants to be tested, each person much register separately.
- Step 2: Complete this registration form.
- Step 3: Print the completed registration form or have it saved in your email for access at the testing site.
Tests are reserved for those who:
- Have COVID-like symptoms, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, nausea or vomiting, and loss of smell;
- Have been in close contact with a known positive case of COVID-19;
- Are healthcare workers or first responders;
- Work in high-risk settings like long-term care facilities, correctional facilities or homeless shelters;
- Are 65 years old or older;
- Have underlying health conditions;
- Are a member of a vulnerable or historically marginalized population;
- Have attended a mass gathering or protest; or
- Are a frontline worker in a setting where social distancing is difficult.
Candidates who fit the criteria for drive-thru testing should visit our website to schedule an appointment. By selecting a specific 30-minute window of time for testing, residents will avoid long lines and help the process flow smoothly for everyone.
Testing is also available June 22 and 23 at Wake Tech North (Scott Northern Wake Campus at Wake Tech), located at 6600 Louisburg Road, Raleigh. Spots are filling up quickly, especially in the morning, so click here to register now.
Wake County Public Health plans to offer additional testing opportunities at different locations throughout the county in the coming days and weeks. Updated information will be shared at wakegov.com/testing.
In addition to Wake County testing sites, several community partners are offering tests. To find a testing site near you, click here.
Wake County has made it easy for you to stay updated on the latest information about COVID-19. You can visit our multilingual COVID-19 webpage, which has a set of frequently asked questions to educate residents, a list of COVID-19-related closures and service changes, as well as an email address and phone number that people can use to ask questions about COVID-19.
The county is also sharing important information on its Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.