COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing for Princeton Residents

Free COVID-19 Testing 

December 2021: 

NJ Department of Health in partnership with Vault Medical Services are offering free COVID-19 tests at the Cure Arena, 81 Hamilton Ave, Gate C, Trenton on the following dates: 

    Friday, Jan. 14, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Monday, Jan. 17, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Tuesday, Jan. 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Wednesday, Jan. 19, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    NO TESTING ON THURSDAY, JAN. 20

    Friday, Jan. 21, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Monday, Jan. 24, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Tuesday, Jan. 25, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Wednesday, Jan. 26, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Thursday, Jan. 27, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Friday, Jan. 28, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


For more information on COVID-19 testing in New Jersey visit www.covid19.nj.gov/freetest 

Free COVID-19 testing is also available from Express Med Care at Princeton Family YMCA from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., seven days per week on the lower level of the building, with outdoor tents for individuals to wait and be physically distanced. Appointments are recommended as there are limited walk-in appointments available. Those who don’t have insurance to cover the test can receive a test at no cost. For more information or to make an appointment, visit Express Med Care or call 908-335-9160.

COVID-19 Testing Sites in the Princeton area:

At-Home Testing:

  • Free test available at https://learn.vaulthealth.com/nj/ 
  • Mercer County residents, first responders, and health care workers can request a free saliva collection test for COVID-19 online
  • This test is performed at home through a video telehealth visit and submitted through the mail.