Staff member wearing PPE assisting with COVID testing

Tools, Testing, and Community Resources

Still from video presentation "Modeling COVID-19 Spread in Small Colleges" by Nicole Eichmeier

Nicole Eikmeier, assistant professor of computer science at Grinnell College, shares findings from her research studying quarantine models of COVID-19. In this presentation, Eikmeier presents the findings and provides takeaways for both students and administrators.

  • Screen capture of COVID-19 dashboard


    Use these tools to find the latest COVID-19 data or to find out how much risk is associated with activities.

    COVID-19 Dashboard

    Risk Calculator

  • COVID-19 under microscope


    • All faculty, staff, students, and members of their direct households are eligible for testing at the College’s TestIowa Higher Education site located at the Grinnell Public Health building (306 Fourth Avenue). You must complete the TestIowa assessment to receive a unique test QR code, and at the end of the assessment, select GrinnellCollege from the list of schools. You will then need to call 641-236-2385 to schedule a test appointment.
    • Testing is available at Grinnell’s Hy-Vee (320 West St., S). Sign up for a test here or call641-236-6584 if you have additional questions.
    • Testing is also possible through the public TestIowa program. You are required to complete the TestIowa assessment to receive a unique test QR code and call to schedule an appointment at a TestIowa site listed on the main page.
    • Faculty and staff members can now contact SHAW for a test whether or not they are in the testing program.
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    Community Resources

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