Flu Shot Clinic
Rite-Aid will be at the Student Health Center on-campus to administer Flu vaccines on
Thursday October 24 and Friday October 25 11am-2pm
Bring a copy of your insurance card.
Flu shots are typically covered by health insurance and Health Center staff will work with students who’s insurance is not covered.
Please click on the Student Health Center Portal hosted by Medicat to access your account. You will be prompted to create a unique user name. Once logged in, you will have access to the following online services: self-scheduling, secure communication with health center staff, health history, educational material, and meningitis response forms. See video instructions or written instructions for help.
- Proof of immunity to measles/mumps/rubella. Two MMR immunizations or titers proving immunity for students born on/after January 1, 1957. Documentation may be provided by a completed Proof of Immunization Form, physician's office printout, or certificate from high school or other postsecondary institution.
- Meningococcal Meningitis vaccine within the past 5 years, confirmed through a certificate of immunization, or a self report signed by the student or parent. Alternatively, the student or parent may sign an acknowledgment of meningococcal disease risks and refusal of the meningitis immunization. The refusal can be completed on the health center portal.
- Health History which is completed on the health center portal. A physical exam is not a health requirement if the student will not be playing an NCAA sport.
- International students must also have documented proof of TB testing from their home country. We recommend having their home health care providers complete the International Student Proof of Immunization Form which includes required immunizations and TB testing.
- Insurance-private insurance information must be submitted on the health center portal.
- A physical exam is not required for most students but all students must complete the health history on the online portal.
- Appointments are usually preferable because you can choose a convenient time. Call 607-436-3573 to schedule an appointment.
- Urgent Care – also known as the walk-in-clinic. Students are seen on a first come, first served basis from 8am to 10:30am (effective 2/11/19)
- Appointments are generally available within two business days.
- Always bring your student identification card and insurance card when you visit the Student Health Center. Insurance is not needed to been seen at the Health Center but students may need their insurance card for lab work that will be sent to an outside lab.
- In order to get an appointment that will not interfere with your classes, call for an appointment as early in the day as possible.
- If you cannot make it to your appointment, please be considerate and call to cancel so that the appointment can be given to another student.
All student information held at the Health and Wellness Center is strictly confidential, and will not be released without written or phone consent by the student. This includes inquiries from parents, private health care providers, professors, and other students. Students under 18 year of age must have parental permission to be seen and treated at the Health and Wellness Center, with the exception of emergency situations, emancipated minors, or reproductive health issues.