The US Postal Service has up to date its free at-home COVID-19 test webpage, indicating that residents can now place an order for a 3rd spherical of government-provided speedy exams (h / t Alexander Tin and DrAltGov on Twitter). In comparison with earlier rounds, you’ll be despatched double the variety of exams — eight as a substitute of 4.

The process is basically the identical because it was when the US launched in January; you go to the positioning, fill in your title and tackle, and the exams will present up in your mailbox. Based on the USPS, although, since you’re getting eight exams this time, they’ll be shipped in two separate packages. You’ll obtain a monitoring quantity for every.

The order affirmation web page notes that in case you skipped any of the rounds (as in, you didn’t order exams in January and / or March), you’ll additionally be capable of place a second order.

In March, the USPS introduced that it had shipped round 270 million exams. The company doesn’t appear to have posted an up to date complete since then, however we reached out to see if there was a extra up-to-date determine and can replace this story if we hear again. For now, you’ll be able to order your exams using this link or by going to and following the directions.


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