Contact Us

Business hours: Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST
After Hours Submissions: See delivery options on the Shipping Guidelines page. 

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Minnesota
1333 Gortner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108-1098

Phone: 612-625-8787
800-605-8787

Fax: 612-624-8707

Email: vdl@umn.edu

Learn more about our facilities and locations

Holiday schedule

 

9/2/2019 - Labor Day – St. Paul open for:  Rush PRRS and PEDv/PDCoV PCR only  MPTL CLOSED

11/28/2019 - Thanksgiving Day – Both labs CLOSED

11/29/2019 - University Holiday – St. Paul open for:  Rush PRRS and PEDv/PDCoV PCR. PRRSV ELISA, M. hyo PCR, Myco Idexx (rush requests only), Dako retests from previous day, PRRSV IFAs, virology tissue processing, necropsy, bacteriology, histology (embedding/slides) 
  MPTL CLOSED

12/24/2019 - Christmas Eve Day, St. Paul open until noon for:  Rush PRRS and PEDv/PDCoV PCR. PRRSV ELISA, M. hyo PCR, Myco Idexx (rush requests only), Dako retests from previous day, PRRSV IFAs, virology tissue processing, necropsy, bacteriology, histology (embedding/slides)  MPTL CLOSED

12/25/2019 - Christmas Day – Both labs CLOSED

1/1/2020 - New Year’s Day – Both labs CLOSED

1/20/2020 - Martin Luther King Day – St. Paul open for:  Rush PRRS and PEDv/PDCoV PCR, PRRS ELISA, M. hyo PCR, Myco Idexx (rush requests only), necropsy, bacteriology, histology  MPTL CLOSED

5/25/2020 - Memorial Day – St. Paul open for:  Rush PRRS and PEDv/PDCoV PCR only  MPTL CLOSED

7/3/2020 - Independence Day Observed –  Both labs CLOSED