Flu Shot Information

Flu shots are now available at Nebraska Medicine – University Health Center

Student Information

Flu shots are free for students! There are two ways you can get your shot:

  • RECOMMENDED: In most cases, we accept student walk-ins for flu shots from 8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. This is the fastest, easiest option. When you arrive, check in with the greeter or a front desk staff member and let them know you are here for a walk-in flu shot
  • If you need to be seen at a particular time, make an appointment at Nebraska Medicine – University Health Center by calling 402.472.5000. Please note that this option may require a wait. When you arrive, check in with the greeter or a front desk staff member and let them know you are here for a flu shot appointment

What to bring:

If you are 18 or younger, you must have parental permission to receive a flu shot at UHC. You have two options:

  • Your parent or guardian can fill out, have notarized and send the Health Center a Power of Attorney form. If your parent or guardian has already submitted this form, another submission is not required
     -OR-
  • We will call your parent or guardian at the time you receive a shot at the Health Center for verbal consent. This is applicable for both walk-in clinics and appointments
Faculty/Staff Information

Faculty and staff may must schedule an appointment at the Health Center in order to recieve their flu shot. These appointments are limited and may require a short wait.

Additional information
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