A wide-variety of immunizations are available at the Tang Center. 

Immunizations Available at Tang 

  • Flu shots (see the schedule during flu season, approximately October until the supply runs out)
  • Gardasil (Human papilloma Virus “HPV”)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanese Encephalitis (Ixiaro)
  • MMR (measles, mumps, rubella combined, not available separately)
  • Meningococcal vaccines:
    • MenACWY-CRM (Menveo)
    • MenB (Bexsero)
  • Pneumococcal vaccines:
    • Pneumovax (PPSV23)
    • PCV 13 (Prevnar)
  • Polio
  • Rabies vaccine
  • Td (tetanus and diphtheria toxoid)
  • Tdap (tetanus and diphtheria toxoids and acellular pertussis)
  • Twinrix (Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B vaccine combined)
  • Typhoid (Typhim Vi)
  • Varicella (Varivax) chicken pox 
  • Yellow fever

Special information 


Appointment Scheduling 

Appointments are needed for all vaccines. Schedule online (students only) or call (510) 643-7177. Special instructions: 

  • Hepatitis B vaccine: To initiate this series please call the Advice Nurse (510) 643-7197 who will determine if screening blood work is indicated. 
  • Travel specific vaccines: Travel specific vaccines such as yellow fever require a travel consult appointment. Call (510) 643-7177 for more information or see International Travel Care for more details. 
  • Flu vaccines: There are a series of flu vaccine clinics held each fall that require no appointment. 


There is a fee for all vaccines, payable at the time the immunization is administered. Students may consult the UHS cashier or SHIP office for current pricing or see sample fees list for some pricing. SHIP covers vaccines at 100% according to plan benefits.