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March 7, 2021

Appointments Available at UArizona Vaccination Site

TUCSON, Ariz. — COVID-19 vaccination appointments remain available at the University of Arizona vaccination site through March 14.

Nearly 13,000 appointments opened for registration on Saturday. The appointments are available from today, March 7, to Sunday, March 14, for those in Phase 1A or Priority Phase 1B of the state's vaccination plan. Phase 1A includes health care workers and residents and staff in long-term care facilities, and Priority Phase 1B includes those 65 and older, educators and protective services workers. Eligibility will expand to those 55 and older in the coming weeks.

Those eligible for vaccination can register for appointments by visiting podvaccine.azdhs.gov or calling the bilingual COVID-19 Vaccine Navigation Help Desk at 1-844-542-8201.

The University of Arizona site operates between 10 a.m and 10 p.m seven days a week, but can expand to 24/7 operation when additional vaccine is available. Appointments are required for vaccination. No walk-ins will be accepted.

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The University of Arizona, a land-grant university with two independently accredited medical schools, is one of the nation's top 40 public universities, according to U.S. News & World Report. Established in 1885, the university is widely recognized as a student-centric university and has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education. The university ranked in the top 20 in 2019 in research expenditures among all public universities, according to the National Science Foundation, and is a leading Research 1 institution with $734 million in annual research expenditures. The university advances the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships as a member of the Association of American Universities, the 65 leading public and private research universities in the U.S. It benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $4.1 billion annually. For the latest on the University of Arizona response to the novel coronavirus, visit the university's COVID-19 webpage.

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