Required COVID-19 Testing Policy FAQs

Updated Dec. 8, 2021 for the spring 2022 testing policy

Regardless of vaccination status, all students and employees coming to campus in any capacity for the spring 2022 semester must provide proof of a viral COVID‑19 test by Feb. 4, 2022. Tests taken before Jan. 3, 2022 will not be accepted.


Frequently Asked Questions

Results from off-campus testing sites will be accepted, although you will not be reimbursed for any costs incurred.

While test results from on-campus sites will automatically be reported to the University, results from off-campus tests will need to be uploaded through the COVID-19 Self Report portal in MyMav. If you have trouble finding or using the portal, contact the OIT Help Desk


No. Due to health privacy protocols, we are unable to remove individuals that have tested positive from the testing requirement. However, if you have tested positive within the 90 days before you are selected for testing, you may upload a positive test result from the time of your infection to the COVID-19 Self Report portal in MyMav to satisfy the mandatory testing requirement.


Results from off-campus testing sites must be submitted through the COVID-19 Self Report portal in MyMav. If you have trouble finding or using the portal, contact the OIT Help Desk.

Results from on-campus testing sites will automatically be reported to UTA with no further action required on your part.


To support compliance, supervisor reports of employee selection and compliance are now available through MARS. Supervisors should follow up with any employee who has been selected for testing but does not show completion of the requirement before their testing window expires.

To maintain employee privacy, the supervisor reports in MARS will show only whether or not an employee has received a test, not their test results.