How to Locate COVID-19 Testing Options in Arlington
By Susan Schrock, Office of Communication
Posted on November 22, 2021, November 22, 2021

Public screening and antibody collection test sites are available statewide, in-person and at drive-thru locations. Visit the Texas Department of State Health Services website or the Tarrant County COVID-19 Testing website for a list of local providers and for more information about COVID-19 testing. The Tarrant County COVID-19 hotline can also be reached at 817-248-6299.

Here are some of the Arlington locations currently offering COVID-19 tests:

University of Texas at Arlington, 435 Spaniolo Dr.

Ben Thanh Plaza, 1818 E. Pioneer Parkway, Ste. 100

  • Drive-Thru Shallow Nasal Swab Test, Open to all ages
  • 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday
  • Appointments are highly encouraged but not required. Those with appointment times will be taken before those who arrive without an appointment. For help with registration or results, call 877-862-4647.
  • Those without a vehicle will also be able to receive a test. 
  • Click here to make an appointment.

Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, 2100 Southeast Parkway

According to Tarrant County Public Health, you should consider getting tested if you have COVID-19 symptoms (a fever of 100.4 or greater, cough and shortness of breath) or you:

  • are employed as a healthcare or essential worker
  • if you were exposed to COVID-19
  • are over 65
  • have chronic health conditions

For more information about testing, COVID-19 vaccine options, and resources available to residents and businesses, please visit the City of Arlington's Coronavirus website.

COVID-19 Vaccine Availability

Looking for a COVID-19 vaccine? The Arlington Fire Department is currently holding weekly vaccine clinics at its Public Health Building, located at 2920 S. Cooper St. No appointments are necessary for the vaccine clinics, which are available between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Residents can choose between the two-dose Moderna or Pfizer vaccines or the single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine. The Pfizer vaccine is available to residents ages 12 and older. Please visit the Arlington Fire Department's Facebook page or call the Arlington Fire Department at 817-575-3700 if you have any questions.

Click here for more information about the Arlington Fire Department's Public Health Building.

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