UHC will have the updated COVID-19 vaccine starting 10/23/23.
Students can schedule through the patient portal in their home primary care clinic or TACC.
Faculty / Staff / Dependents (16 years and up) should call Allergy / Travel at 706-542-5575 to schedule an appointment.
On 4/19/2023, the CDC announced that the monovalent COVID-19 vaccines are no longer recommended for use in the United States. Persons who have completed an initial series with a monovalent vaccine should be boosted with a single bivalent vaccine to be considered up to date. However, if the individual is > 65 years of age or immunocompromised, they should receive an additional dose of the bivalent vaccine at least 4 months after the bivalent dose. Persons who have never been vaccinated should receive one does of bivalent vaccine to be considered up to date.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: COVID-19
You should review your course syllabi and contact your instructor(s) to
share this information. If you need general support or assistance with
this correspondence, you can connect with Student Care & Outreach (sco.uga.edu; 706-542-7774).
While UHC provides a verification for a visit to our facility, we do not
provide medical excuses. Students should work with their faculty
regarding the absence.
Isolate in place for 5 days from the start of symptoms. To calculate the 5 day
isolation period, day 0 is the first day of symptoms and day 1 is the
first full day after symptoms develop.
Please refer to https://housing.uga.edu/student-wellbeing/?nav=cs#illness
No. CDC does not recommend testing unless you develop symptoms. Refer to https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html for more information.
Visit CDC Domestic Travel During COVID-19:
Visit CDC International Travel During COVID-19:
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: VACCINES
To view the latest CDC recommendations, please visit CDC: Stay Up to Date with Vaccines
- Picture ID
- Insurance Card (if you are insured)
- Your COVID-19 vaccine card or proof of your previous vaccine.
- The morning of your appointment you will receive a link to a patient questionnaire, please complete this prior to your appointment. If you do not receive the form, we will provide one for you at check in.