In light of COVID-19 and recommended social distancing measures, Check It will temporarily stop holding recruiting events. More Details
Enroll in the Check it Study
Check It is currently recruiting participants!

You may be eligible if you:

  • Are a 15-24 year old man
  • Are Black or African American
  • Live or spend most of your time in Orleans Parish
  • Had sex with a woman in the past 2 months

Participants may receive:

  • Free testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea
  • Help getting medication for you and your sex partners if you test positive
  • Retesting in 3 months if you test positive
  • Referrals for free or low cost testing for other sexually transmitted diseases (STD)


  Be a part of the Check It Nation!  


Check it is a Tulane University research project in Orleans Parish, Louisiana that offers eligible men STD testing at barber shops, colleges and other non-traditional sites. Testing and compensation are provided to participants.


See a list of our community partner sites here.



Connect with us to find out more info

Text or call us at 504-495-8102



or click on Events


If you would like us to contact you about taking part in Check It, please fill out this form:

Getting Tested
Why get tested and what to expect.
I tested positive, now what?
Getting treated and telling your partners.
CheckIt Freshest
Find out more about Check it!