Latest Vaccine Update
May 25, 2021
COVID-19 vaccines are now widely available. Please refer to the vaccine resource finder to find an appointment near you. On the University of Houston campus, vaccines are available at the Lone Star Circle of Care clinic located in the Health 2 building. Call 346-348-1200 for more information.
UH Vaccine Efforts
The Student Health Center worked with partner organizations to provide COVID-19 vaccines to approximately 4,000 UH faculty, staff and students who met eligibility requirements and chose to receive the vaccine. These vaccines were offered in multiple clinics March-May.
In addition to the efforts of the UH Student Health Center, Memorial Hermann provided an additional 3,000 vaccine doses to UH and the public at an on-campus clinic on April 12.
With the vaccine now widely available, we encourage member of the UH campus community to refer to the vaccine resource finder as well as the list of vaccine hubs for the latest on available vaccines in the Houston area.
Texas Phase COVID-19 Vaccine Priorities
Everyone age 12 and older is now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas. All vaccines are authorized for people age 18 and older. The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are authorized for people 12 and older.
Frequently Asked Questions
For Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 vaccine for UH employees and students, please visit the UH COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ.
Additional information for educators and school staff is available in the Texas Education Agency (TEA) K-12 COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ.
Houston Vaccine Locator Tools and Hubs
The new Texas Vaccine Scheduler helps Texans get scheduled for a COVID-19 vaccine at clinics hosted by participating Texas public health entities.
Register online at GetTheVaccine.dshs.texas.gov. You will be notified by email or text when and where to get the vaccine. If there’s not an available clinic near you, you will be directed to other places to get your vaccine.
Call (833) 832-7067 if you don’t have internet or need help signing up. Call center support is available 7am-7pm, 7 days a week.
Spanish language and other translators are available to help callers.
|CHI St Lukes Health||832-844-6352|
|Harris County Public Health|
|Houston Health Department|
|Houston Methodist Hospital||281-626-5551|
|Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center||833-772-2864|
More information on Texas Vaccine Hub providers can be found on the DSHS Vaccine Hub Providers webpage.
Helpful Vaccine Resources
Learn all about COVID-19 vaccines in development and vaccination planning in the United States and in Texas: