We are encouraging everyone in the campus community to be vaccinated to avoid getting sick and spreading the virus to others. Individuals with pre-existing medical conditions are more likely to experience serious complications from influenza. Healthy individuals can also experience unexpected severe illness from influenza. It takes about two (2) weeks to develop immunity after receiving the vaccine.
In addition to receiving the vaccine, you can do the following to avoid getting sick:
Vaccine is available at Student Health and Counseling Services. Please call us at 760/750-4915 to make an appointment. The vaccine is FREE to eligible students. There is a $15 charge for faculty/staff.