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South Suburban College vaccination site now open for walk-ins (free content)

Cook County’s mass vaccination site at South Suburban College’s gymnasium is now open for walk-in service. 

Anyone 16 or older may get vaccinated between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday. No special residency, preregistration nor appointments are required. Anyone ages 16 and 17 should be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

While walk-ins are currently being vaccinated with little or no wait times, appointments may also be scheduled at vaccine.cookcountyil.gov

South Suburban College, 15800 South State St. in South Holland, was the third large-scale vaccination site Cook County launched in February. The National Guard now administers up to 1,200 Pfizer vaccines per day at the site.


The college also continues to maintain its COVID-19 drive-thru testing services  from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday in collaboration with the Illinois Department of Public Health. 

No appointment is necessary for the drive-thru tents set up at the college’s main campus northwest parking lot. Testing site inquiries may be made by calling 888-297-7208.

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