In preparation for the Fall 2021 semester, all Bowie State University students, faculty and staff must be vaccinated for COVID-19 before returning to campus as required by the University System of Maryland. Members of the campus community are encouraged to use the BSU Vaccination Guidance to meet deadlines for completion of your vaccination at least two weeks before your return to campus dates. Vaccination of all members of the campus community is the most effective way to protect against the spread of the virus at BSU.
Marylanders can search for vaccine sites across the state at covidvax.maryland.gov or by calling the COVID-19 Vaccination Support Center at 1-855-MDGOVAX.
The City of Bowie has established a vaccine clinic at the Bowie Senior Center for anyone age 16 and up who lives, works, or attends school in Prince George’s County. The clinic operates three days a week on Sundays, Mondays, and Wednesdays. Individuals can pre-register at www.cityofbowie.org/vax and will receive a call from a schedulers, usually within 24 hours.
The period between June 15 to August 1 to submit exemptions requests has ended.
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- CDC: Key Things to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines
- CDC: Benefits of Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine
- CDC: Covid-19 Vaccines: Myth vs. Fact