The Tennessee Department of Health, Metro Public Health Department and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) are continuing with the roll out of COVID-19 vaccine phases in accordance with guidance from the CDC. Anyone 16 years or older is now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in Tennessee. For scheduling information as well as alternative vaccine options, please see below:
Vaccines at Student Health: Student Health will be offering the Janssen (J&J) vaccine in our clinic starting May 24th, 2021. This vaccine will be available by appointment only on Mondays from 1pm-3pm and Thursdays from 9 am-11am.
To schedule, please call Student Health at 615-322-2427 and you will be directed to a nurse manager. You will NOT be able to schedule this vaccine through your My Health At Vanderbilt (MHAV).
Vaccines at VUMC: VUMC is currently offering the Pfizer vaccine, which is a two-dose series that is 21 days apart. Appointments can be scheduled via the My Health at Vanderbilt (MHAV) account. Vaccines are given at designated locations at VUMC. Please make sure that you will be available for your 2nd dose appointment.
Vaccines in the community: COVID-19 vaccines are also available in the community to students. Information on appointments can be found on the Tennessee Department of Health and Metro Health Department websites.
If you don't have an account in My Health at Vanderbilt, our online patient portal, it's easy to start one. You can find instructions and a simple video tutorial here.