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  3. Covid-19 Testing & Vaccination

Do I have to get a rapid LFD Covid-19 test if I am coming onto campus?

Regular Covid-19 testing is no longer required under the latest government guidance, however, LFD test kits continue to be available from our existing distribution points.

If you test positive for Covid, or have Covid symptoms, please try to stay at home for at least 5 days and avoid contact with other people. Please continue to report any positive Covid cases to us to allow us to identify any local outbreaks. 


Report : If you have tested positive for Covid-19 please let us know by using our reporting form.

Urgent help: If you have an urgent need that cannot wait until the next working day you should call Security on 0191 208 6817 (available 24/7).

Covid support: If you have a Covid-19 related enquiry, you can contact us by email covidsupport@ncl.ac.uk or the Student Services Line on 0191 208 3333. For updated operating hours please see this page.


Last reviewed: 01.04.2022