COVID-19 Vaccination Update

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations

The West Campus state/FEMA COVID site is now administering both first and second doses of the Pfizer vaccine. Additionally, the Florida Department of Health will bring its mobile vaccination bus to Osceola and Poinciana Campuses to vaccinate Valencia College employees and students, as well as community members.

West Campus 

After the pause of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the West Campus state/FEMA COVID site is now administering first doses of the Pfizer vaccine to persons 16 years and older (16 and 17-year-olds must be accompanied by a parent/guardian and complete the consent form available on-site or here), as well as guaranteed second doses.

If you’re scheduled for your second dose of the Pfizer vaccine, please do your best to keep your appointment. Also, please bring your vaccination card to your appointment.

Vaccines are being distributed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. or as long as supplies are available each day. Individuals are served on a first-come, first-served, walk-up basis. When coming to the West Campus for the vaccine, please remember to use the North entrance (the entrance nearest Wawa).

Although pre-registration is not necessary, the state has a preregistration system for COVID-19 vaccinations. To preregister in Florida, individuals can either call the designated phone number for their county or visit myvaccine.fl.gov.

Osceola and Poinciana Campuses

The Florida Department of Health will bring its mobile vaccination bus to Osceola and Poinciana Campuses to vaccinate individuals 16 years old and older, including Valencia College employees, students and community members. Individuals will be served on a first-come, first-served, walk-up basis.

Poinciana Campus (Main Parking Lot) 
Dates:

  • First Doses: Thursday, April  22, 2021
  • Second Doses: Thursday, May 13, 2021

Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. or as long as supplies are available each day.

Osceola Campus (Parking Lot F) 
Dates:

  • First Doses: Monday, April 26, 2021
  • Second Doses: Monday, May 17, 2021

Time: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. or as long as supplies are available each day.

As details about the vaccination sites are rapidly evolving, please check Central Florida’s local news websites for future updates. You can also stay updated on vaccine site locations on the Florida Department of HealthOrange County Government and Osceola County Government websites.

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