Who: The High Point University Community Center, Guilford County Division of Public Health and Phase 1B adults who are 75 years or older and have an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccination.

What: High Point University’s Community Center is one of three COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Guilford County.

When: Monday, Jan. 11

Where: HPU Community Center, 921 Eastchester Drive in the city of High Point. Members of the media will not be allowed inside the center as it is a medical clinic. 

Why: High Point University has partnered with the Guilford County Division of Public Health by offering the HPU Community Center as a COVID-19 vaccination clinic as the county begins administering the vaccine to Phase 1B adults.

“We are pleased that High Point University is partnering with Guilford County Public Health,” says Don Campbell, director of Guilford County Emergency Management. “They were able to change course on previous plans and are offering the area absent of rent and utilities for the county and overall good of our citizens.”

Vaccinations are available by appointment only to Phase 1B adults who are 75 years or older regardless of health status or living situation. Beginning today, those in this group can make a vaccination appointment by calling 336-641-7944 and selecting option two. Appointments are required.

TOP PHOTO: High Point University has partnered with the Guilford County Division of Public Health by offering the HPU Community Center as a COVID-19 vaccination clinic as the county begins administering the vaccine to Phase 1B adults.

At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people.® HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with 5,600 undergraduate and graduate students. It is ranked No. 1 by U.S. News and World Report for Best Regional Colleges in the South and No. 1 for Most Innovative Regional Colleges in the South. The Princeton Review named HPU in the 2021 edition of “The Best 386 Colleges” and on the Best Southeastern Colleges “2021 Best Colleges: Region by Region” list. HPU was recognized as a Great School for Business Majors and a Great School for Communication Majors. HPU was also recognized for Best College Dorms (No. 1), Most Beautiful Campus (No. 9), Best Career Services (No. 19) and Most Active Student Government (No. 19). For 10 years in a row, HPU has been named a College of Distinction with special recognition for career development, business and education programs, and The National Council on Teacher Quality ranks HPU’s elementary education program as one of the best in the nation. The university has 60 undergraduate majors, 63 undergraduate minors and 14 graduate degree programs. It is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the web at highpoint.edu.

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