New York State Drive-Through Testing Site

The State Quad parking lot on UAlbany’s Uptown Campus is currently serving as a state-run, drive-through testing site. Appointments are required.

Call the state's COVID-19 testing hotline at 1-888-364-3065 to request an appointment.

The drive-through testing site is a restricted area that only authorized personnel and individuals with an appointment are able to access. 

The site is run by the New York State Department of Health. Please contact the state hotline, listed above, with any questions.

 

New York State Walk-Through Vaccination Site

The Northwest Gold parking lot / Northwest Resident Student parking lot on UAlbany’s Uptown Campus is serving as a state-run, walk-through vaccination site — also known as a point of distribution (POD). Appointments are required.

Check your vaccine eligibility using the state's Am I Eligible? app.

Call the state's COVID-19 vaccination hotline at 1-833-697-4829 to request an appointment.

New York State is distributing the COVID-19 vaccine in phases based on need and risk. Vaccine supplies will increase over time and are expected to be more widely available in spring or early summer 2021. Learn more about the vaccine.

The walk-through vaccination site is a restricted area that only authorized personnel and individuals with an appointment are able to access. Individuals who drive to the site park their cars in the Northwest Gold lot but must get out to receive a vaccine inside the tent.

The site is run by the New York State Department of Health. Please contact the state hotline, listed above, with any questions.

 

A Note to UAlbany Students & Employees

The University at Albany encourages all campus community members to get the COVID-19 vaccine when they are eligible. Visit our Vaccinate UAlbany page for information on eligibility and how to register for a vaccine appointment.