Chicago State


Walk-Ins Now Welcome

Appointments are preferred but not required.

All City of Chicago-operated sites, including Chicago State University, accept walk-ins. Appointments are preferred but not required.  

All COVID-19 vaccines are offered at no cost to everyone, regardless of insurance and immigration status. Insurance and Government-issued ID are NOT required.  

Register for an appointment at:, direct registration link or you can call 312.746.4835. 

Things to Know

Walk-up appointments at Chicago State University for anyone 12+ are available at:, direct registration link or you can call 312.746.4835.

Things to Know:

  • Type of vaccine: Pfizer
  • Eligibility: Anyone 12+*
  • Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday: 12pm-6pm; Saturday: 9am-3pm
  • Site entrance: Emil and Patricia A. Jones Convocation Center at 9501 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60628

*Anyone under 18 must have a parent or guardian present to sign consent.

Location & Entrance : 

Emil & Patricia A. Jones Convocation Center, 9501 South King Drive, Chicago, IL. The Convocation Center is located on Cougar Lane/Avenue of Chicago State University's campus. 

Using the CTA

​Bus Routes: 3, 4, 5, 95, 111, 115  

Metra: Electric line 95th 


Use lots B8, B9, B10, B11,B12

  • Anticipate spending about 1 hour at the vaccination site. This includes the 15-30 minute observation period.  
  • Please wear short sleeves or loose fitting clothing so we can easily administer the vaccine.  
  • We recommend you visit the washroom prior to checking-in and bring your own water and/or snack if you will need it.  
  • To expedite the onsite process, bring a copy (print or digital) of your registration email to your vaccination appointment. 
Frequently Ask Questions

The Pfizer vaccine is used at the Chicago State University walk-up vaccination site. A second dose is required. 

The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is used at the Chicago State University drive-through vaccination site.