Individuals over the age of 12 now have the opportunity to conveniently get vaccinated against COVID-19 at Student Health Services. From Monday to Friday, between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., individuals can drop in without an appointment to receive their vaccine. In order to proceed smoothly, it is important that individuals bring their insurance card and a valid ID.
With the aim of providing flexibility, Student Health Services offers both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. This ensures that individuals have options and can choose the vaccine that aligns with their preferences or medical requirements.
For those who may find it more convenient or fitting into their schedule, there is also the possibility to visit the WVU Urgent Care at Suncrest Towne Center. Their daily opening hours range from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., offering an extended timeframe for individuals to receive their COVID-19 vaccine.
As the winter season approaches, it is important to remain vigilant and aware of potential symptoms that can mimic the common cold. Both COVID-19 and influenza can present themselves in a similar manner, making it difficult to differentiate between the two. Therefore, it is crucial to continuously monitor oneself and seek medical attention if necessary.
Getting vaccinated against COVID-19 not only helps protect oneself but also contributes to the overall effort of curbing the spread of the virus within our communities. By making vaccinations easily accessible through Student Health Services and WVU Urgent Care, West Virginia University is actively encouraging and prioritizing the health and well-being of its students and community members.
1. Do I need an appointment to get a COVID-19 vaccine at Student Health Services?
No, appointments are not necessary. You can drop in anytime Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. to receive your COVID-19 vaccine.
2. What do I need to bring with me when getting vaccinated at Student Health Services?
Please remember to bring your insurance card and a valid ID.
3. Are both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines available at Student Health Services?
Yes, both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are available at Student Health Services. This allows you to choose the vaccine that suits your preferences or medical requirements.
4. Can I get a COVID-19 vaccine at WVU Urgent Care?
Yes, you can visit the WVU Urgent Care located at Suncrest Towne Center from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily to receive your COVID-19 vaccine.
5. How important is it to monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 and influenza?
It is crucial to continuously monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 and influenza, as they can mimic the common cold. Being aware of any potential symptoms will allow you to seek medical attention promptly if necessary.