COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective at preventing you from getting sick with COVID-19. The vaccines are free and available to anyone who wants one. Everyone age 12 or older is currently eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine (individuals ages 12-17 may only receive the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine).

Learn more about vaccination using trusted and reliable resources so that you can make an informed decision about getting vaccinated.

Update 5/26/21: All George Mason University students will be required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination by August 1, 2021. This policy does not apply to students who take online courses only and do not come to any campus, or to individuals who have an approved medical or religious exemption. Only COVID-19 vaccines authorized by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or the World Health Organization (WHO) will be accepted. Visit our COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement page for more information about the requirement.

Find a Vaccine Appointment

Everyone age 12 and older is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Minors will need to be accompanied by a parent/guardian to their vaccination appointment.

Visit for upcoming COVID-19 vaccination clinics at George Mason and to schedule an appointment.

Search for available vaccines using the nationwide The search lists approved vaccine providers, including the Health Department, pharmacies, hospitals and some private practices.

For individuals in Virginia, learn how to get your shot at or call 1-877-829-4682. Language translation and TTY services available.

Infórmese de cómo obtener su vacuna visitando o llamando 1-877-829-4682. Servicios de traducción y teléfonos de texto (TTY) están disponibles.

Learn More About the Vaccines

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

Fairfax County Health Department:

Visit the Office of Safety, Emergency, and Enterprise Risk Management for FAQ about the vaccines and Mason clinics.

What to Expect at Your Vaccine Appointment document from the CDC (select language version):