As a critical part of the Alma College Return to Campus plan, all students, faculty, and staff must have a negative COVID-19 test to return to campus for winter term. 

Please register using the sign-up tool below and order your COVID-19 saliva PCR test kit. RETURN YOUR SAMPLE FOR TESTING VIA FEDEX ON MONDAY JANUARY 11, 2021! Check your Alma email for additional information and instructions. Thank you for doing your part to keep our campus community safe and healthy.

Saliva LDT COVID-19 RT-PCR Test


Alma College Is Providing All Students, Faculty and Employees With COVID-19 Saliva Test Kits Prior To You Return To Campus. This testing is mandatory for all students to return for winter term.
  • Complete the Global 7 Diagnostics Registration/Consent form and purchase your kit and receive your personal QR code ID
  • Start with Test
  • Saliva LDT COVID-19 RT-PCR tests are the gold standard testing method with the most accurate sensitivity and specificity currently on the market
  • FDA Emergency Use Authorized (EUA) At-home Self-administered PCR Saliva Test
  • Get your results via secure email/text through our HIPAA compliant within 24 hours from the time our Lab receives your kit

  Product Details
  • Test kits are not eligible for return
  • This product is ONLY AVAILABLE ONLINE at:
  • Product contains a Saliva Collection Kit with the following materials:
    • Plastic Test Kit Package Container
    • Saliva Collection and Shipping Instructions Card
    • Collection Funnel and Funnel Cap
    • Ziplock Biohazard Bag
    • FedEx Clinical Shipping Bag and Pre-Paid Shipping Label
  About The Test
  • Global Diagnostics Labs (G7) is an authorized laboratory of Yale University to conduct saliva-based laboratory diagnostic tests to detect SARS-CoV-2 and received Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) from the FDA under the SalivaDirect ™ brand
  • The G7 Saliva LDT is intended for the qualitative detection of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2 in saliva specimens
  • Positive results are indicative of the presence of SARS-CoV-2 RNA; clinical correlation with patient history and other diagnostic information is necessary to determine patient infection status
  • Negative results do not preclude SARS-CoV-2 infection and should not be used as the sole basis for patient treatment or other patient management decisions

Step 1: Complete the LDT COVID-19 RT-PCR Test Registration/Consent Form:

Completely fill out the registration/consent form Sign Up where you will receive your unique QR code patient ID

Step 2: Order your G7 Saliva Test Kit:

Order kit you, make sure to give yourself enough time you need to take the test and ship to G7 Labs before your college acceptance dates

Step 3: Provided your sample and ship your test to G7 Labs using return shipping materials

Follow the instructions included in your test kit to provide a saliva sample. Place your saliva sample in the pre-paid next day air return shipping box and drop it off at the nearest tandalone FedEx store before the daily cutoff time for overnight shipping. Do not discard your shipping box.

Step 4: Get your results in within 24 hours after G7 Labs receives you sample:

G7 Diagnostics Labs will send you a secure email/text for you to view your test results