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Emergencies

Click below to learn more about particular health emergencies that the Student Health Services is monitoring and addressing on behalf of the Santa Clara community.

 
Influenza

Vaccination

The influenza (flu) vaccine is the primary method of preventing the flu and its severe complications. The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone 6 months of age and older. It is especially important for people at higher risk of severe flu and their close contacts.

The cost of vaccination is $25.00. Students may pay by cash or check or by charging their student account. Faculty and staff may pay by cash or check only.

Vaccine Clinics

The Student Health Services sponsors flu vaccine clinics on campus during business hours (typically in the fall quarter):

Tips

Vaccination is especially important for people at higher risk of serious complications from the flu. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends the following to stay healthy:

Other information

Information about other health emergencies will be posted in this section whenever such emergencies arise.