Press Release

Franklin University To Serve as Vaccination Clinic Host Site


Sherry Mercurio
Executive Director, Office of Community Relations
(614) 947-6581

Columbus, OH (July 13, 2021)

In partnership with the City of Columbus Department of Health, Franklin University is proud to announce it will serve as a COVID-19 vaccination host site on Monday, July 26, 2021 from 9-11:30 a.m.

Open to all community members over the age of 12, the vaccination clinic will be held on the Franklin University campus in Ross Auditorium, 301 E. Rich St., Columbus, OH 43215.

No appointment is needed however attendees must bring their ID and insurance card, if one is available. No one will be turned away. 

Need transportation? Call 614-525-6200 (60 years or older) or 614-259-7391 (all ages). 

Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be offered. If you choose Pfizer, your second dose appointment will be scheduled when you receive your first dose.

Other clinic options for eligible individuals are available. Call 614-645-1519 or visit to learn more.

About Franklin University

Accredited, nonprofit and dedicated to educating adults since 1902, Franklin provides on-site course options at our Main Campus in downtown Columbus, Ohio, and is an innovator in providing personalized online education. The University offers applied in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. The University also offers several academic programs internationally, including its top-ranked MBA, through agreements with partner institutions.

Franklin University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and holds specialized accreditations for specific academic programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and the Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education. Franklin is only one of three schools in Ohio designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security. 

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