COVID-19 Vaccination Plan at Valdosta State
Currently, the following groups are eligible for the COVID vaccine in Georgia:
- Anyone age 12 and older is eligible to receive the vaccine
Valdosta State University is currently providing Booster shots to those students, faculty, and staff who are eligible. Those who became fully vaccinated at least six months ago with the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are eligible, along with those vaccinated at least two months ago with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. You can read more here.
Where to be Vaccinated
VSU employees and students can make your appointment today at the Student Health Center online here.
Walk-in Hours Scheduled for VaccinationsNew vaccine walk-in hours begin the week of August 30, 2021 at the Student Health Center. They are as follows:
Tuesdays – 8am – 10am
Wednesdays and Thursdays – 3:30pm – 5pm
Other Vaccine Locations
Georgia Department of Public Health: 1-844-955-1499 or https://gta-vras.powerappsportals.us/
SGMC Daily Drive-Through: https://mychart.sgmc.org/MyChart/covid19/#/
Barnes Healthcare Services & Pharmacy: https://www.barneshc.com/covid-vaccine/
Additional Locations in Georgia: https://dph.georgia.gov/covid-vaccine
Helpful Vaccine Information
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More Information on Vaccination at VSU
- Those eligible include current VSU students, faculty, and staff. Retirees, former employees, former students, and spouses or relatives of current campus community members are currently not eligible
- The current vaccine VSU has is the Pfizer vaccine
- You must be able to receive the vaccine on campus at the Student Health Center.
- The vaccine is currently not mandated
Student Health Center:
Covid-19 vaccines are administered by appointment at the Student Health Center located on Georgia Avenue across from Powell Hall.
Schedule your on campus vaccine appointment
When supplies increase, a satellite COVID-19 Vaccine site will be available by appointment in the Health Sciences and Business Administration building Miller’s Clinic located on North Campus.
When an increase in vaccine supply becomes available where mass vaccination is possible, a satellite drive-through vaccination clinic may be established at the Sustella Parking Deck.
Helpful Vaccine Resources
- Student Health Center
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta, GA 31698