Students wishing to receive the H1N1 vaccine may call the Health Center for an appointment at 973-720- 2360
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As you may know, flu can be spread easily from person to person. Therefore, we are taking steps to prevent the spread of flu at William Paterson University. However, we need your help to accomplish this.
We are working closely with the local and state health departments to monitor flu conditions and make decisions about the best steps to take concerning our institution. We will keep you updated with new information as it becomes available to us.
For now, we are doing everything we can to keep our institution operating as usual. Here are a few things you can do to help:
If this year's flu season becomes more severe, we may take the following additional steps to prevent the spread of the virus:
In order for us to monitor if there is an outbreak on campus we encourage anyone in the University community (including faculty, staff and students) who is experiencing flu like symptoms to fill out a voluntary registry form that will be located on our H1N1 Health Alert webpage (accessed through the University's home page). Please note this is anonymous and for tracking purposes only.
For the most up-to-date information on flu, visit www.flu.gov, or call 1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636).
For more information about flu in our community and what our institution is doing, visit ww2.wpunj.edu. We will notify you by email, continually update information on our University webpage, text message from Connect Ed, and update the health alert hotline at 973-720-H1N1 (4161) with any additional changes to our institution's strategy to prevent the spread of flu on campus.
For more information about the flu on the this campus call: