2019 Flu Clinic Schedule

Flu shots are here!  Join us at an upcoming clinic or stop in for yours!

Wednesday, October 2
GVSU Family Health Center, 72 Sheldon Blvd. SE, Grand Rapids
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, October 4
Health & Wellness Fair, Kirkhof Center, GVSU Allendale Campus
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 8
125C Richard M. DeVos Center, GVSU Robert C. Pew Campus, Grand Rapids
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 9
Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute, 740 W. Shoreline Dr., Muskegon
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, October 10
Fieldhouse Upper Lobby, GVSU Allendale Campus
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Monday, October 14
Room 127, Cook DeVos Center for Health Sciences, GVSU Health Campus
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 16
GVSU Meijer Campus, 515 S. Waverly Rd., Holland
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, October 17
Pere Marquette Room 2204, Kirkhof Center, GVSU Allendale Campus
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 24
Room 221, Raleigh J. Finkelstein Hall, GVSU Health Campus
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, October 30
Pere Marquette Room 2204, Kirkhof Center, GVSU Allendale Campus
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I get a flu shot?
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention provides detailed information about the importance of protecting yourself and others by receiving a flu shot.  Please click here for more information - Preventing Seasonal Flu With Vaccination.

Do I need an appointment for to receive a flu shot?
Appointments are not necessary at GVSU on-campus flu shot clinics or at the GVSU Family Health Center located at 72 Sheldon Blvd SE in downtown Grand Rapids. Please call (616) 331-9830 to schedule. If you would prefer the convenience of an appointment, please call us to schedule. 

What are my payment options?
Insurance billing with proof of insurance, credit, debit and student accounts (with student I.D.) are accepted. 

What should I bring to the flu shot clinic?
Bring your proof of insurance or payment and a photo I.D.  Students should bring proof of insurance and their GVSU I.D. Save time by bringing a completed form.  Click Here for Form

Which flu vaccine will be used at the flu clinics?
The quadrivalent flu vaccine, designed to protect against four different flu viruses; two influenza A viruses and two influenza B viruses, will be administered at the GVSU Family Health Center clinics (for more information visit: http://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/vaccine/quadrivalent.htm)

How much does a flu shot cost?
2019 flu shots will be $55. We strive to keep cost comparable to the cost at local primary care offices. We will bill your insurance company. Check with your insurance carrier for coverage details. Flu shots are a covered benefit for GVSU faculty, staff, retirees and their families.

Are the flu vaccines and administration supplies latex-free?
Yes, vaccines and administration supplies are latex-free.

 

The GVSU Family Health Center, located downtown Grand Rapids, is operated by the Kirkhof College of Nursing and provides primary and preventative care to the community.