Get the COVID-19 vaccine on campus

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You won’t have to go far to find a COVID-19 vaccination clinic this fall. UVic has partnered with Island Health to host vaccination clinics on campus for students, staff and faculty to help keep our community safe.

Pop-up clinics on campus

The university is hosting pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics during the first two weeks of term. Located in convenient spots around campus, the pop-up clinics are open to students, staff and faculty aged 12+ (born 2009 or early) who need their first or second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. No appointments are necessary.

What to bring

  • Your personal health number
  • If you’re coming for your second shot please bring your vaccine card (given to you with your first dose)
  • Short sleeved shirt (there will be privacy screens).
Dates Hours Location

Sept. 7-9

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

BiblioCafé – ground floor of McPherson Library

Sept. 10

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Vax van mobile clinic on the Quad – near Elliott building

Sept. 13

12:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.


Vax van mobile clinic outside the MOD’s main entrance

Indigenous students, staff, and faculty

Indigenous students, staff and faculty are welcome to get their first or second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at a drop in clinic at the First Peoples House on Sept. 16, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Vaccination appointments for students

All UVic students currently enrolled in a degree program can make an appointment to get the COVID-19 vaccine at the Student Wellness Centre. Appointments are available starting September 14. 

Questions about the COVID-19 vaccine

It’s okay to have questions about getting the vaccine. Learn about the benefits and safety of vaccinations and check out Island Health's FAQs about the vaccine for university students. You’ll also find patient and helpful staff at the clinics who can answer your questions about the vaccine before you get it.

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