Vaccination Clinic Scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 15
UHD, H-E-B Partnering Once Again for Event
Next week, the University of Houston-Downtown and H-E-B is hosting a COVID-19 Vaccinaton Clinic for the UHD Community and the public from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Wednesday Dec.15 in the UHD Welcome Center.
During the COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic, participants will be able to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine or Pfizer booster shots. Vaccine recipients who have completed their initial series of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at least 6 months ago and meet the criteria below qualify:
- 65 years and older
- Residents who live in long-term care settings
- Age 18-64 who have underlying medical conditions
- Age 18-64 who work in high-risk settings
- Age 18-64 who live in high-risk settings
Participants are asked to bring an identification card that matches their appointment name and to wear a mask during their immunization. Be sure to bring your COVID-19 vaccine record for an additional dose or booster appointment. Also, if you received your first dose somewhere other than H-E-B, please be sure to indicate the manufacturer and date of your first dose when completing your registration. If you first dose was with H-E-B, you will be auto-scheduled for your second dose.
The campus will also continue to host hand sanitizer stations and provide masks upon request. For your convenience, the Curative testing kiosk outside the Jesse H. Jones Student Life Center is still open, seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and free of charge.
The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) – the second-largest university in Houston – has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.
As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 61,000 alumni and offers 45 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service; Sciences & Technology; and University College).
For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.
UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and awarded UHD a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.