Thank you for your interest in joining the UniCoV study at NUI Galway. Please read the Volunteer Consent and Participant Information Leaflet details below before continuing.

You will be expected to:

  1. Have a computer with a camera or smartphone
  2. Read and understand the participant information leaflet
  3. Complete the consent form
  4. Register
  5. Collect the participant package
    A full list of collection and drop-off locations is available below.
  6. Carry out tests
  7. Upload your results and drop off saliva samples to campus drop-off boxes
  8. Complete weekly questionnaires
  9. Continue to follow public health guidelines as advised with regard to test results.

Participants' Testing Pack Collection Locations

Testing packs can be collected at the collection location:

The UniCoV Hub - Arts Millennium Building, Ground Floor, AMB-G002, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday- Thursday, 10.00 AM to 2.00 PM Friday.

Saliva Sample Drop-off Locations: Saliva samples must be left in the drop-off locations before 4:00 PM on Mondays and Thursdays while testing.

LocationAddress InformationAccess Type
Library Foyer
South Campus
Goldcrest VillageUpper Newcastle, H91 F78FOpen
Arts Millennium BuildingSouth CampusOpen
Clinical Sciences InstitutePassageway by Stem CafeOpen
Day-Today ShopCorrib VillageOpen
Áras MoyolaNorth CampusOpen
Áras na Mac LéinnFoyer across from Socs Box
Floor Plan | Google Maps
Áras de Brún*Floor 1, outside room ADB1015Restricted*
Martin Ryan Building*Ground Floor FoyerRestricted*
Martin Ryan Building Annex*Ground Floor - Inside main doorRestricted*
Orbsen Building*Ground Floor AtriumRestricted*
Alice Perry Engineering Building*Ground Floor Atrium -
Riverside Reception Desk
Biosciences Building*Ground Floor AtriumRestricted*

For more information on the study, you can read our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section. The UniCoV research study leaders can be viewed here.