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Do you need a COVID-19 vaccine?

July 26, 2021 — 

UPDATE: Walk-ins now available to everyone over the age of 12.

On Wednesday, July 28, the University of Manitoba is pleased to host a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination clinic for Indigenous and international students and their families, as well as the general public. The clinic will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room in University Centre on the UM Fort Garry campus from 9:00am–3:00pm. Click here to book your appointment or just walk in. Free parking is available for anyone coming to the clinic in Q lot. The entrance to the clinic will be through the Helen Glass Centre. There is construction in front of University Centre, so please avoid the main doors. 

The clinic will be administering first and second doses. For anyone booking their second dose, remember that to be eligible, 28 days must have passed between your first and second shots, and if this is your second shot, you had to have received a Moderna, Pfizer or AstraZeneca first. If you received your first shot at the UM vaccine clinic on June 30, over 28 days have passed and you are encouraged to come back for your second dose. Only individuals over 12 will be able to get a vaccine at this clinic.   

There are a few things you will need when getting your vaccine on campus:  

  • Bring your Manitoba health card (if you have one) or another form of government-issued ID (a valid passport).
  • Remember to print your vaccination consent form. There will be forms on hand if you do not have access to a printer.    
  • Bring your UM student card with you. Students and their families will be given priority for the vaccine. Non-students will be asked to wait until all students and their families have received their vaccines.

If you book an appointment for the UM clinic and have an existing vaccine appointment at one of the provincial sites, please remember to cancel your provincial appointment. This will free up that space for someone who needs it. 

The clinic is being run by the University of Manitoba in partnership with the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and Shared Health Manitoba.  

If you have questions, contact the Virtual Help Advising Centre, which is open 8:30am–9:00pm on weekdays. If you have questions about vaccines, visit the Province of Manitoba information page. If you have questions about your health, contact your healthcare provider. 

 

COVID-19 vaccine clinic FAQs: 

Where is the COVID-19 vaccination clinic? 
Multi-purpose room in University Centre on the UM Fort Garry campus, 65 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2. The entrance to the clinic is through the doors of the Helen Glass Centre which is West of University Centre. There is construction happening outside the main doors on Chancellors Circle, so please do not enter though the main doors

Who is eligible to get vaccinated at the UM clinic? 
All UM Indigenous and international students and their families, as well as the general public who are over the age of 12.  

When is the vaccine clinic? 
The clinic will be held on Wednesday, July 28 from 9:00am to 3:00pm 

How do I book an appointment? 
Click here to book your appointment 

Which vaccine will be administered? 
The Pfizer vaccine will be administered at the clinic. Learn more about the Moderna vaccine. 

How many doses are available? 
Approximately 400 doses are available 

Are you giving first and second doses? 
The clinic will administer both first and second doses. To be eligible for your second dose, 28 days must have passed between your first and second shots. If this is your second shot, you had to have received a Moderna, Pfizer, or AstraZeneca as your first dose. 

Will you be accepting any walk-ins? 
We will not be accepting any walk-ins for this clinic. Please click here to book your appointment.   

Do I need to bring anything with me to my appointment? 
You will need to bring a Manitoba health card, if you have one, or a government-issued ID. Please also print and bring your vaccination form. There will be forms available if you do not have access to a printer. Also, remember to bring your UM student card. 

Do I need a student card to get vaccinated?
Students should bring their student cards with them to the clinic. Students and their families will be prioritized for the vaccine. Non-students will be asked to wait until all students and their families have received their vaccines. 

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