Safer Badgers - Loaner Device for Checkout

Students, faculty, and staff who need a device may be able to rent a device from DoIT's Rentals service to use with the Safer Badgers app to see COVID-19 test results, display building access status, and receive exposure notifications.

Students, faculty, and staff who need a device may be able to rent a device from DoIT's Rentals service to use with the Safer Badgers app to see COVID-19 test results, display building access status, and receive exposure notifications.

Devices will be available to pick-up at the Walk-In Help Desk in the Computer Sciences building (1210 W Dayton Street). Their hours of operation are Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm. No-contact locker pick-ups may be requested through the rental form. Please call in to 608-263-7237 to check on device availability.

The device will come with the box and a USB-C charging cable. The charging block comes in a separate box and is not a part of the device's original packaging.

The Safer Badgers Loaner Device is limited to emergency calls and only allows the following apps:

  • The Wisconsin App
  • Safer Badgers
  • Duo
  • Safari - limited to wisc.edu domain websites only
  • Webex Camera - for Safer Badgers use (ex: Saving/Scanning COVID-19 Private Key and uploading outside test results)

If you have any questions or concerns on renting your loaner device, please contact DoIT Rentals at rentals@doit.wisc.edu. For technical issues with the loaner device or if the device has been lost or stolen, please contact the DoIT Help Desk at 608-264-4357 or at help@doit.wisc.edu.

Additional Help

For more information on the COVID-19 measures on campus, please see COVID-19 Response.

For more information on Safer Badgers, please see Safer Badgers.

If you have further questions or concerns, please contact the UW-Madison COVID-19 Assistance Line at (608) 262-7777.

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Owner:Chelle Y.Group:Safer Badgers
Created:2020-11-19 18:55 CDTUpdated:2021-03-23 20:23 CDT
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