COVID-19 vaccination is now available to those age 12 and older. At UWM, we strongly encourage faculty, staff and students to get vaccinated, as it is the best way to protect your health and help stop the pandemic.
Here is a round-up of resources on where to get vaccinated, whether you are on campus or many miles away:
Everyone age 12 and older is eligible for vaccination. Those who are 12 to 17 years old are eligible to receive the Pfizer vaccine. Schedule an appointment by going to the UWM vaccination clinic website.
Milwaukee Health Department
The City of Milwaukee has walk-in clinics open at the Northwest Health Center, 6431 N. 76th St., and at the Southside Health Center, 1639 S. 23rd St. In addition, the health department is holding various mobile clinics across the city.
For scheduling help, call the department’s hotline at (414) 286-6800.
Most Milwaukee metro area health care providers will be contacting patients when they’re eligible for vaccinations.
Advocate Aurora Health
Froedtert/Medical College of Wisconsin
Patients will be contacted when vaccine is available. The health system has updates on its COVID-19 information page.
The health system will be contacting residents for appointments; it will post updates on vaccination appointments across the area.
The health system posts updates on vaccine information, and patients may schedule an appointment by calling (262) 928-5566. The provider also has a coronavirus hotline: (262) 928-4499.
Waukesha County Health Department
Residents in Waukesha County can sign up for the health department’s vaccination waitlist online or by calling the Waukesha County Vaccination Hotline at (262) 548-7626.
Those on the waitlist will be invited to register for appointments when they’re available. Residents also are encouraged to sign up for the county’s vaccination updates via email or by texting the word WAUKESHA to 22828.
Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department
Residents in Washington and Ozaukee counties are encouraged to sign up for the health department’s vaccination waitlist. Those who are eligible will then be contacted by phone or email to sign up for an appointment.
The public health department also has a COVID-19 hotline for all vaccine-related questions: (844) 684-1064.
City of Racine Public Health Department
The city health department is scheduling appointments for residents.
In addition, the State of Wisconsin and the city have opened a community-based vaccination clinic at Regency Mall, in the former Burlington Coat Factory space. The clinic is open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For questions, call (844) 684-1064.
Central Racine County Health Department
Kenosha County Public Health Department
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
The health services department also has a vaccine hotline: (844) 684-1064.
Illinois Department of Public Health
Residents who need assistance or don’t have online access may call the health department’s hotline at (833) 621-1284 to book an appointment.