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Under the state public health order, college and university students attending at least one in-person class are to be tested for COVID-19 each week. Utah State University's increased student testing is now underway.

“For on-campus students the testing will be done on campus at the student center. So it won’t be a hard place to access; the testing is actually going to go very smoothly," Amanda DeRito said. "They’ll sign up for a time and then they won’t have to worry about waiting in line.”

DeRito said the school plans to have students self-swab their own nose with a short swab.

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