September 20, 2010

Kate Elliot
Communications Specialist

Flu Shots Available

VALDOSTA -- The Student Health Center has received the flu vaccine, which covers the H1N1 virus strain. The vaccine will be available to students for $10 and to faculty for $20 (cash or check).

Students interested in receiving the flu shot should come to the Student Health Center on Wednesday, Sept. 29, from 9-11 a.m. and 2-4 p.m. Students must present their VSU Student ID card. The vaccine will be available by appointment throughout the rest of the flu season. Call the health center at (229) 219-3200 to schedule an appointment. Also, look out for the "roving cart" set up throughout campus to receive a convenient vaccine on-the-go.

After Friday, Oct. 22, faculty and staff may also schedule an appointment to receive the flu shot. Employees must present their VSU ID card to receive the vaccine.

Health Center staff will be offering flu shots at the Benefits and Wellness Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 27, from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Above costs apply.