Central Distribution and Testing Center (CTC)
for COVID-19 testing at RBHS-Newark



What is the CTC?

The COVID-19 screening program facilitates testing for pre-approved groups of Rutgers students and employees. 
The CTC provides saliva test kits that are distributed through approved schools/departments and walk-up locations.

The CTC is not intended to test people who are ill or who are seeking medical care for COVID-19 infection.
There is no medical evaluation available at the CTC.  If you are sick or believe you have COVID-19, please contact your medical provider.


RBHS-Newark CTC Locations



ADMC Building 16-18
Phone (973) 972-4604


2:00 pm - 4:30 pm



Testing Specifics





Specimen drop off

For individuals who wish to drop-off a specimen, drop boxes are located throughout the state;
Tests can be dropped off Sunday -Thursday. Last weekly collection occurs on Friday mornings.
Click here for a complete list of Rutgers drop boxes across the state.

RBHS-Newark drop boxes are located at:

Medical Sciences Building by the security desk
185 South Orange Ave, Newark, NJ 07103

Doctors Office Center, near Student Health Services (Suite 1750)
90 Bergen St, Newark, NJ 07103

Stanley S Bergen Building Lobby
65 Bergen St, Newark, NJ 07103

ICPH lobby
225 Warren St, Newark, NJ 07103



Test pick up


Approved individuals can pick up a test-kit from the ADMC or Medical Sciences Building lobby vending machine.

Appointments: Needed for the ADMC location
Click here if you are a student or employee and would like to schedule an appointment



Test questionnaires


The online questionnaire must be completed to generate a lab test requisition

Please log into https://rtr.ipo.rutgers.edu/questionnaire/
complete the long questionnaire for your initial submission
and the short form for each subsequent submission

Once you complete the questionnaire, you can generate the requisition.
Make sure to enclose the requisition with your test sample.



How to submit outside results for verification



To submit results from an outside facility, log into

Please make sure your name and date of birth are visible on your uploaded documentation.



Test instructions



For complete instructions: https://coronavirus.rutgers.edu/rutgers-covid-19-testing-strategy/rutgers-covid-19-testing-instructions/

RBHS-N testing instructions (test kit insert)





Additional Rutgers COVID-19 testing resources can be found at https://coronavirus.rutgers.edu/on-campus-testing/