Surveillance testing change for Thanksgiving week

November 18, 2021

Dear UAlbany Community,

Please be advised that the University’s COVID-19 surveillance testing schedule will change next week due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

All students, faculty and staff who are required to submit saliva samples – in addition to those doing so voluntarily – must submit their samples on Sunday (Nov. 21) , Monday (Nov. 22) or Tuesday (Nov. 23) by 8 a.m.  

There will be no sample collection on Wednesday, Nov. 24, or Thursday, Nov. 25. 

The normal testing and collection schedule will resume on Monday, Nov. 29, for the duration of the fall semester. 

For more information, please visit the University’s Surveillance Testing webpage

Have a safe and healthy holiday. 


Kevin C. Wilcox 
Associate Vice President for Enterprise Risk Management & Compliance 
COVID-19 Safety Officer