Vending machines give out COVID tests

This university has vending machines for COVID tests

Location: University of California San Diego

STUDENT, CHRISTIAN BAUTISTA

"So for us, we take three tests a week just to make sure that we're safe and staying away from all the bad stuff. It's scary."

1. Students first do a nasal swab

2. Register the test on their phones

3. Then drop the samples off in bins

STUDENT, PATRICK MCLEROY

"It was a lot of fun, actually. It made the experience less daunting. We took a trip down here with a couple of my co-workers so it was kind of fun getting to pick it all out and all that stuff."

CHANCELLOR OF UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO, PRADEEP KHOSLA

"Starting January 1, we have 10,000 students on campus each being tested once per week and to scale our ability to test, to make it more convenient for the students to be able to test."

Video Transcript

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CHRISTIAN BAUTISTA: We take three tests a week just to make sure we're safe and staying away from all the bad stuff.

PATRICK MCLEROY: It was a lot of fun, actually. It kind of made the experience a little less daunting. And you know, we took a trip down here with a couple of my co-workers. So it was kind of fun getting to pick it all out and all that stuff.

PRADEEP KHOSLA: Starting January 1, we have 10,000 students on campus, each being tested once per week, and to. Scale our ability to test, to make it more convenient for the students to be able to test.

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