Think that getting the flu shot will give you the flu?
Are you worried about the cost?
Don't have time to make an appointment?
STUDENT HEALTH HAS THE ANSWERS:
Getting the flu shot is the best way to prevent getting the flu or reducing your symptoms.
This year the flu shot is free to all VU students. Just bring your Student I.D.
You can get the flu shot at Student Health during our normal business hours M-F from
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and no appointment is necessary.
AVOID THE FLU AT VU
- Get your flu shot- The vaccine administered is a thimerosal-free, latex-free quadrivalent inactivated vaccine. The vaccine is no charge anytime.
- Cover your mouth and nose- cough or sneeze with a disposable tissue or into your sleeve.
- Wash your hands regularly with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- Don't share silverware, dishes, cups and glasses with anybody else.
If you have a fever or flu-like symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has been diagnosed with the flu, visit us at the Student Health Center. Please put on a mask when arriving at the SHC.