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
Shots are available at the Student Health Center or from your healthcare provider or pharmacy.