UK offering Johnson & Johnson vaccine to students

Published: Apr. 5, 2021 at 9:22 AM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The University of Kentucky is offering the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to students.

UK officials say the vaccine will be available at the Wild Health COVID-19 testing locations at the Gatton Student Center and at K-Lair, located in Haggin Hall. It will not be available at the Kroger Field Vaccine Clinic.

The vaccine will be available during these hours:

  • The Blue Box Theater in the Gatton Student Center (walk-up): 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday
  • K-Lair, located in Haggin Hall on central campus (walk-up): 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday through Sunday

Making an appointment in advance is preferred, however, walk-ups can be accommodated. The J&J vaccine will be available while supplies last. You must be 18 or older to receive the J&J vaccine.

Bring your student ID.

If you have any questions, contact or 859-218-0111. You can also visit the student vaccine webpage for more information and answers to frequently asked questions.

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