Texas Tech University

COVID-19 Vaccine

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Vaccine Eligibility and Local Distribution

All Texans over the age of 16 are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination according to the  Texas Department of State Health Services. Members of the Texas Tech community can make appointments for the vaccination clinic operated by the Lubbock Health Department through Select-A-Seat. Additionally, vaccines may be available locally through Walmart, Sam's Club, HEB, United Supermarkets, United Market Street, United Amigos, CVS, and Walgreens. Additional locations may become available soon.

Campus Vaccination Clinics

The Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM) and United Supermarkets will be hosting campus vaccination clinics that will be open and free to all students, faculty, and staff. All clinics will feature the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) single-dose vaccine, while the United Supermarkets clinics on May 10, 12, and 13 will also provide the Moderna second dose for those that took part in the early April clinics.

No appointments or advanced registration is required.

TDEM Clinics – J&J Single-Dose
Thursday, May 6: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Chitwood/Weymouth - Lobby)
Friday, May 7: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Horn/Knapp – West Entrance to Knapp)
Saturday, May 8: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Student Union Atrium)

United Supermarkets Clinics – J&J Single-Dose/Moderna Second Dose
Parking Availability
Monday, May 10: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. (United Supermarkets Arena)
Wednesday, May 12: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. (United Supermarkets Arena)
Thursday, May 13: 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. (United Supermarkets Arena)

If you prefer to schedule a time or complete some paperwork in advance, you can utilize the registration link for the United clinics at United Supermarkets Arena. There is no advance scheduling link available for any of the TDEM clinics as they are walk-up only.

Questions and Concerns

If you are looking for the closest available vaccination clinic, please use this online vaccine finder. If you have questions regarding the safety of the vaccine, please watch this video from Dr. David Edwards. Additional questions can be directed via email to COVID19@ttu.edu.

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