Monday, February 26, 2024

Covid-19 booster clinics hosted at UNCW

WILMINGTON — UNCW is offering Covid-19 boosters to students, faculty, staff and the community at large at two upcoming clinics.

The booster clinics take place the next two Fridays, Jan. 20 and 27, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Both will be open without appointment at the Student Health Center. Boosters are administered for free.

The Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna bivalent boosters will be available as supplies last. Anyone receiving a dose will be required to stay at the clinic 15 minutes after the shot is administered to ensure there are no side effeects.

Covid-19 tests are also available for students on campus. Appointments have to be made by calling 910-962-3280. The Student Health Center no longer conducts surveillance testing for UNCW employees.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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