Flu Clinics

Physical wellnessInfluenza is a respiratory illness that infects the nose, throat, and lungs which can result in missed exams, major projects, and poor grades. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), flu symptoms flu symptoms include fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, muscle or body aches, as well as fatigue and can last 1-2 weeks at a time. The flu is highly contagious and poses a true threat to college students as they live in close proximity to one another in residence halls and apartments. Flu season typically lasts from October to May with an influx of cases during the colder months. The best way to prevent the flu is to get vaccinated. 

Wellness and Prevention Services and The Beaver College of Health Sciences will offer Flu Clinics in various locations on-campus. This will provide an easy access opportunity for students to get vaccinated. Most private insurance will be accepted at no cost during the clinic. Please view the details below: 

Flu Clinic #1
Date: Monday October 2nd 
Time: 12pm-3pm 
Location: Edwin Duncan Room 212 

Flu Clinic #2
Date: Tuesday October 3rd
Time: 4pm-7pm 
Location: Roess Dining Hall  

Flu Clinic #3
Date: Thursday October 19th
Time: 4pm-7pm 
Location: Roess Dining Hall 

Flu Clinic #4
Date: Monday October 23rd
Time: 12pm-3pm
Location: PSU Three Top Mountain 169 

Flu Clinic #5
Date: Friday October 27th
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Reich College of Education Rotunda

 

Please make note of the following: 

- Bring your a form of identification (App ID or Driver's Licence) .
- Please wear short sleeves to the clinic. 
- Be sure to bring proof of insurance

 

The Quadrivalent Vaccine is also available in Student Health Services for $20. Vaccines are given on a walk-in basis (no appointment necessary) from 8:00am-11:30am and 12:30pm-3:30pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. For additional questions, call Student Health Services at 828-263-3100. 

For additional questions, contact Saray Smalls, Wellness Coordinator for Student Programs, at smallsts@appstate.edu for questions about the dates listed above. 


Contact Us

Miles Annas Student Services Building
614 Howard Street
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-3148
Fax: (828) 262-8452

Mailing Address:
ASU Box 32130
Boone, NC 28608

Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8am-5pm

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