Getting a Vaccine in Alachua County

UF & UF Health

UF Faculty, Staff & Students

UF faculty, staff and students who are interested in receiving the vaccine can schedule a vaccination appointment through One.UF.

Walk-Up and Appointment Vaccinations – UF Student Health Care Center

  • Monday through Friday, 8:30-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.
  • Appointments can also be made in advance: call 352-294-7472

UF Health Shands Employees

UF Health Shands employees who are interested in receiving the vaccine can either walk up during scheduled vaccination clinics at either UF Health Pharmacy – Medical Plaza or UF Health Pharmacy – Springhill or schedule a vaccination appointment through the UF Health pharmacies. They can also schedule a vaccination through the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County or visit one of their walk-up vaccine clinics.

Walk-Up Vaccinations

UF Health Walk-up Vaccinations

  • Available to UF Health patients and the general public
  • Please bring a valid form of state-issued identification or passport.
  • Children ages 12-17 must have a parent/legal guardian in attendance with them in order for the child to receive the Pfizer vaccine.

UF Health Pharmacy – Shands Hospital (first floor)

  • Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Providing Pfizer and Moderna vaccines
  • No appointments necessary

UF Health Pharmacy – Medical Plaza (first floor)

  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Providing Pfizer and Moderna vaccines
  • No appointments necessary

UF Health Pharmacy – Springhill (First Floor) 

  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Providing Pfizer vaccines
  • No appointments necessary

Alachua County Walk-up Vaccinations

Date Time Location Vaccine
Friday, September 10 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. UF Cultural Plaza Parking Garage Pfizer
Saturday, September 11 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. Bo Diddley Plaza (111 E University Ave, Gainesville, FL, 32601) TBD
Sunday, September 12 8 a.m – 5 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer
Monday, September 13 7 a.m – 6 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer
Tuesday, September 14 7 a.m – 6 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer
Wednesday, September 15 7 a.m – 6 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer
Thursday, September 16 7 a.m – 6 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer
Friday, September 17 7 a.m – 6 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer
Saturday, September 18 8 a.m – 5 p.m. Thomas Coward Auditorium Moderna, Pfizer

Vaccination Appointments

UF Health Gainesville Clinics

Vaccinations are available by appointment at the following UF Health primary and specialty care clinics:

Pharmacies around Gainesville

You can schedule an appointment at the following sites:

Florida retail pharmacies and private doctor’s offices also offer the vaccination to eligible populations.