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The Flu

​​​​​Flu Vaccine - walk in, no appointment needed!

@ SHS Nurses Clinic

Students can obtain flu immunization on a walk-in basis in the ​Nurses Clinic (see link for hours).


  • Students with SHIP: FREE
  • Students waived SHIP or with RAFT: $ 5.00
  • Note, Intranasal mist is not available this year

​Flu Vaccine in the Community​​

You may also be able to obtain a flu shot in the community. Check this link for availability.

How do I know if I have the flu?

Find out if what you have is a cold or the flu.

How can I avoid getting the flu?

  • Get the flu vaccine.
  • Wash hands often​ ​with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after a sneeze or cough. Use alcohol-based hand cleansers if soap and water is not available
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth​
  • Frequently wipe down areas, doorknobs, and phones used by multiple people with a disinfectant (Clorox wipes work well)
  • Get adequate sleep and exercise, eat healthy meals, and try to reduce stress
  • Avoid contact with others you know to be ill. If you must be near others who are ill, keep at least 6 feet distance
Learn more about the flu here: http://www.​​cdc.gov/flu/keyfacts.htm

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Protect yourself from the flu!​

The FLU Ends with U. Learn more: www.flu.gov