SFCC hosts Covid and flu vaccine clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 30 in Jemez Rooms

Santa Fe Community College will host a free Covid and flu vaccine clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, October 30 in the Jemez Rooms at SFCC main campus, 6401 Richards Ave. Shots will be provided by Best Buy Drugs, an independent pharmacy in Albuquerque.

Here are the details:

Covid and Flu Vaccination Clinic
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 30
Jemez Rooms, SFCC, 6401 Richards Ave.

No preregistration required. Please bring your insurance card. There will be no co-pay for recipients. While an insurance card is preferred, everyone is eligible. No one will be turned away.

Details on flu shot: The regular strength flu shots will be available for everyone aged 6 months and older. High-dose flu shots that are recommended for ages 65 years and older will also be available (commonly called the senior flu shot).

Details on Covid vaccine: The new monovalent Covid vaccine is targeting the XBB1.5 variant. The Covid vaccine will be Moderna brand. Moderna produces a 25mcg single dose vial for ages 6 months to 11 years old. Moderna’s 50mcg dose will be offered to everyone aged 12 years and older.

This clinic is first come, first served. The vaccinations are being brought to the college by Best Buy Drugs, an independent pharmacy in Albuquerque that has been locally owned for more than 60 years.

Please note there is a road closure at Richards Avenue and Dinosaur Trail due to county road construction. Alternate routes to the college are via Rabbit Road (from St. Francis Drive) or through Rancho Viejo to Avenida del Sur. Visit https://www.sfcconnectors.com/about-4 to see a map and updates.

For more than 35 years, Santa Fe Community College has been the gateway to success for individuals and the community by providing affordable, high quality educational programs that serve the social, cultural, technological, and economic needs of a diverse community. SFCC is a designated Best for Vets and Military Friendly school. The college serves more than 12,000 students per year in its credit, noncredit and adult programs. For further information, visit sfcc.edu or call 505-428-1000. Follow us: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn.