Greensboro College Students GET YOUR COVID-19 VACCINE

Get Your Covid-19 Vaccine


OK GC Students! It’s time to take your best shot and fight COVID-19! Greensboro College has partnered with both North Carolina A&T and UNCG to offer an opportunity for GC students to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Greensboro College students can get the COVID-19 vaccine

The best part is that these locations are convenient to the GC campus!

Here are the links to sign up for each of the opportunities through both of the universities listed above.

North Carolina A&T – The vaccine offered is Moderna — The second dose would be scheduled for 28 days later (The acceptable range is 24-42 days after the 1st dose).

If needed they can arrange the second dose at home if necessary using a vaccine card that Greensboro College provides to them to prove the first 1st dose)
The online portal opens on Friday at noon to next Wednesday at noon
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050B49AEA923A2FF2-covid1
 
Additional Special Clinic opening this Saturday, April 3rd.

The vaccine offered is Johnson & Johnson.
The Johnson and Johnson vaccine requires only one shot. It has fewer potential side effects than the other available vaccines, including no serious allergic reactions.

  • It is 100% effective at preventing deaths from coronavirus(COVID-19).
  • It is 85% effective at preventing severe disease requiring hospitalization.
  • It is 66% effective at preventing mild to moderate Illness.

Click here to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050B49AEA923A2FF2-johnson

Location and parking at North Carolina A&T:
The address for the vaccination building is 200 N Benbow Rd. See map below with the two parking lots for students either on Thursday or Saturday.

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UNCG COVID-19 Clinic is available to Greensboro College students
 
The UNCG Vaccine Clinic:

UNCG will be administering the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine over a 3 day period during the weeks of April 5th and April 12th. The J & J vaccine is approved for those 18 and older and only one dose is needed.

Clinic Schedule for the Week of April 5
Due to the holiday, the UNCG Clinic will operate on the following schedule:

  • Thursday, April 8, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Friday, April 9, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Clinic Schedule for the Week of April 12

  • Monday, April 12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location

  • The Clinic will be held in the Cone Ballroom in Elliott University Center.
  • Parking will be available in the Walker Parking Deck (506 Stirling St., Greensboro).
  • Signage will direct you to the Clinic.

How to Make an Appointment

  • An appointment is required. You can make an appointment here.
  • This link is for employees and students of Guilford County colleges and universities only. It will not be accessible on the NC DHHS Find My Spot website. Please be respectful of this opportunity and do not share this link with others.  
  • New appointments will be released on a weekly basis as available.

What to Expect

  • Check in at your scheduled appointment time. Please do not arrive early as we’ve designed the process to avoid long lines and crowds.
  • There is no cost to you.
  • You will be asked to complete some paperwork and provide your basic information so that the state of North Carolina can track vaccine distribution.
  • After you receive your vaccination, you will need to remain in the vaccination area to be observed for either 15 or 30 minutes, depending on your previous medical history. Adverse reactions are rare, but this requirement is in place out of an abundance of caution. Please plan accordingly time-wise.

You will receive documentation of the vaccine and lot number that you receive. Please keep this in a safe place.

As a reminder, there are now three vaccines that have been approved for use to protect against COVID-19 in the United States: the Pfizer vaccine (2 doses given 21 days apart; approved for those 16 and older), the Moderna vaccine (2 doses given 28 days apart; approved for those 18 and older), and the Johnson & Johnson vaccine (1 dose; approved for those 18 and older).

Please remember there are multiple sites in the community that are offering vaccination. We recommend that you take the first appointment you can locate that meets your specific scheduling needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

UNCG Student Health Services COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

Additional Resources 

We appreciate your patience as we work to provide you with both information and opportunities to get vaccinated. The following resources have additional helpful information on the COVID-19 vaccines and the process for getting vaccinated. If you have additional questions, you can contact the NC DHHS COVID-19 Hotline at 1.888.675.4567 or email
covid19info@guilfordcountync.gov.

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccines

CDC

Understanding COVID-19 Vaccines

Benefits of Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine

What to Expect at Your Vaccine Appointment

V-Safe After Vaccination Health Checker

Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccines

Questions?
Feel free to reach out and email the Greensboro College Student Health Dept.

Want the Vaccine but cannot seem to get there, no car or friend that will take you? Teach out to us and we will see what we can do to help!
Lauren Childrey RN BSN NCSN
Director of Student Health Greensboro College
Phone: 336-217-7277
Fax: 336-217-7299


Greensboro College is committed to providing a full educational experience for our students in 2020-2021. A hard-working team of faculty and staff have met throughout the year on plans to minimize the risk of COVID-19 spread while still nurturing our close-knit campus community. We have researched and employed the most expert advice available and have adapted – and will continue to adapt – our guidelines as needed.

Greensboro College COVID-19 Resources Page  2021 Commencement Page