The Aurora COVID-19 Community Testing Site in Aurora at the Chicago Premium Outlet Mall is operated by the State of Illinois, Illinois Emergency Management Agency and the Illinois National Guard.
The test site opens every day at 8 a.m. and can test 600 people per day. APD will post updates to our social media if the testing site reaches capacity prior to 4pm.
TESTING LOCATION AND TIMES:
Chicago Premium Outlet Mall 1650 Premium Outlet Blvd. | Aurora, IL 60502
Enter from Farnsworth Ave. only
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (or earlier if testing capacity is reached)
7 days per week
TESTS CAN BE TAKEN BY:
Work in a health care facility
Work in correctional facilities, such as jails or prisons
Serve as first responders, such as paramedics, emergency medical technicians, law enforcement officers or firefighters
Support critical infrastructure, such as workers in grocery stores, pharmacies, restaurants, gas stations, public utilities, factories, childcare and sanitation
TYPE OF TEST:
All tests are self-administered swabs. Each person getting tested will be handed the swabs and directions through their car window. They will then have to swab their own nose and place it back in the bottle. Testing is free.
This is a DRIVE-THRU ONLY testing facility
Anyone who will be tested MUST BE SEATED AT A FUNCTIONING WINDOW in a vehicle
NO WALK-UPS can be accepted for safety reasons
Persons getting tested will be asked to SHOW PHOTO IDENTIFICATION or healthcare/first responder ID/badge, if applicable.
Tests are taken on a FIRST COME-FIRST SERVE BASIS. Site will close by 4 p.m. or when testing capacity is reached for the day, whichever comes first.
Due to the demand service, wait times can be significant. Please be patient.
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, you are urged to call your doctor or emergency department to seek immediate care and instructions.