SRU offering COVID-19 vaccines, Aug. 19 and 22


Health Center worker giving a vaccine

Slippery Rock University students, staff and faculty who have not been vaccinated for COVID-19 can receive vaccines at a pair of free clinics on campus, Aug. 19 and 22.

Aug. 3, 2021

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. — Slippery Rock University is hosting free, voluntary COVID-19 vaccination clinics for all SRU students, faculty and staff, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Aug. 19 and 22, at the Mass Testing Center in the University Union, 103 Central Loop.

SRU has partnered with Giant Eagle Pharmacy to provide the vaccines and participants will have the choice of shots produced by one of the three major pharmaceutical companies, Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson or Moderna.

People do not have to register in advance and staff will be available to help them complete the necessary paperwork and schedule a second shot if they are not receiving the J&J single-shot vaccine. Those needing a second shot of the vaccines will be able to receive it at a third clinic at SRU, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sept. 17, or at the Giant Eagle Pharmacy in Slippery Rock.

For more information, contact SRU's Mass Testing Center at 724.738.2003 or email

MEDIA CONTACT: Justin Zackal | 724.738.4854  |