As part of our commitment, and the government’s, to keeping ourselves safe and protect others we encourage anyone visiting campus to take a LFD test before travelling to campus.

All students and staff are also strongly encouraged to take two lateral flow devices (LFD) tests three to four days apart on arrival at University. Thereafter all students and staff are expected to be tested twice weekly either using the

You can easily order home testing kits from the government website. Everyone visiting campus will be expected to be tested two times a week throughout the rest of the summer term. Test results should be reported online to NHS Test and Trace whether positive, negative or void and using the UEL Health Update Notifier.

Find out about the different types of coronavirus (COVID-19) test and how to get tested.

Positive test results

Upon notification of a positive assisted LFD test result or positive home (self-reported) LFD test result, students and staff should follow the national guidance for people who have received a positive COVID-19 test result.

Isolation support

If you are required to isolate you please contact  selfisolation@uel.ac.uk or call our COVID-19 hotline at +44 (0)20 8223 3119 for information. We also have a handy quarantine guide.