How can I get tested?

How to get tested

Rapid and saliva testing is available for free. 

Testing is offered:

  • Monday through Friday KDHE will be at the Manhattan Town Center parking lot on the north side from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm offering ONLY PCR testing. Email

  • The Health Department will continue to offer Rapid testing (antigen) for symptomatic individuals. Please call our screening line to schedule an appointment 785-565-6560.

  • Testing is also available Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Riley County Health Department. Please park in the spots on Wharton Manor Road. No appointment is needed. 


Please call the appropriate phone number below for COVID questions: 

General testing / vaccine: 785-565-6560 (asymptomatic, pre-flight, vaccine scheduling)

COVID Screening Line: 785-323-6400 (symptomatic; to schedule a rapid test at RCHD)

K-State students should contact Lafene Health Center to get tested.  785-532-6544 

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1. How can I get tested?
2. How will I be notified of test results?
3. Do you have to have a fever to get tested?
4. How long do test results take?
5. Is Riley County testing for antibodies?
6. Do I have to quarantine after I get tested?
7. What happens if I test positive for COVID-19?