Influenza (flu)

Influenza (flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses and can cause mild to severe illness. Each year, an average of 36,000 people in the U.S. die from the flu and more than 200,000 are hospitalized.
Members of Niner Nation can help reduce the spread of the flu by getting a yearly vaccine. 

How you can get your flu shot

  • Schedule an appointment to attend a flu vaccine clinic at the Student Health Center:
    • Friday, January 6
    • Tuesday, January 10
    • Wednesday, January 18
  • Shots are also available from your healthcare provider and most pharmacies.