Colleges in the Miami Valley announce vaccine clinic dates for students

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FILE – In this Jan. 18, 2021, file photo, a vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19 is prepared at a vaccination center of the 3rd district, in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Several colleges in the Miami Valley have announced upcoming vaccination clinic dates for students.

Governor Mike DeWine announced Thursday that various college campuses can expect one-shot clinics where the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be distributed. He said that he thinks more students will be inclined to get vaccinated if the doses are available on campus.

The following are vaccine clinic dates and times for college students:

University of Dayton

The university said they received 2,000 doses of Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine and will be distributing it Sunday, April 11, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at UD Arena in partnership with Premier Health and Miami Valley Hospital.

UD students can sign up for the clinic by clicking here.

Miami University 

Vaccination clinics for students will be on April 10, 11, 15 and 16. The university has received 3,500 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine from the state that are designated for students. Pfizer is a two-dose vaccine; the second dose will be offered May 1, 2, 6 and 8.

Click here to schedule an appointment.

Wittenberg University

Wittenberg is collaborating with the Clark County Combined Health District (CCCHD) to run run an on-campus vaccination clinic for students Thursday, April 8, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the University’s Health, Wellness, & Athletics (HWA).

Wilberforce University

Every Monday in April, Wilberforce University will be used as a COVID-19 vaccination site. The University’s Gaston Lewis Arena began vaccinating its first round of people April 5.

The clinic is working with the Greene County Health Department and is open from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. April 12, 19 and 26 to anyone in the community interested in getting vaccinated.

The university will begin its second round of doses starting May with the exception of Memorial Day. Click here to schedule an appointment.

Clark State Community College

The college will hold a vaccination clinic on April 15 at the Springfield campus

Central State 

Vaccination clinics will be on Thursday, April 8 and Friday, April 9 from noon to 4 p.m. in Beacon Gym on campus.

Cedarville University

Cedarville University said it will not be offering a vaccine clinic at this time. Students have been coming into the pharmacy to get vaccinated with the Moderna vaccine and would need to return within 28 days — which could lead into the summer.

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