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Flu Vaccine Information - McKinley Health Center - University of Illinois

Flu Vaccine Information

Don't Wait - Vaccinate!

Beginning Monday, September 21st, 2015, flu shots will be available 10am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday (see building hours) at McKinley Health Center for benefit eligible Students, State Employees and Retirees. Watch the McKinley Web site for updated information or see the Flu Clinic Events Calendar for other locations that may be added.


Flu shots (influenza vaccine) are available at no charge to all U of I students who have paid the Health Service Fee. A University of Illinois ID card must be presented at the time of service. McKinley Health Center encourages all students to get their flu shot.

State Employees and Retirees*

The seasonal flu shot is also available to benefit eligible State Employees and Retirees. To receive the seasonal vaccination at no charge (must be before Dec. 31st, 2015*):

* After Dec. 31st, 2015, flu shots will be available for a $32 charge.


The following individuals are not eligible for a free flu shot, but they may purchase the shot for $32 at McKinley Health Center:

CDC recommends a flu vaccination for all individuals 6 months of age or older. This year McKinley is providing an upgraded version of the vaccine which is quadravalent, providing protection against four strains:

This vaccine contains no Thimerisol or other preservative

<– McKinley Flu Clinic Event Calendar

<– McKinley main page

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