University of Kentucky will hold vaccine clinic, open campus despite weather

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) -The University of Kentucky will open campus, hospitals and clinics on a regular schedule Thursday.

According to the university, offices will be open and in-person and online classes will take place as scheduled.

The UK COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Kroger Field is also open and operating on a regular schedule. People should only show up at the clinic if they have an appointment for a vaccine at the Kroger Field site. The University says walk-in appointments will not be accommodated, nor will people coming on a day they are not scheduled.

The community COVID-19 testing sites at UK’s Kroger Field and Eastern State Hospital are open. The UK student testing locations at Kroger Field, K-Lair in Haggin Hall and Blue Box Theater in the Gatton Student Center will also be open.

The University warns to watch for overhead hazards of ice and snow on trees and buildings. Ice and branches can fall with the added weight. Issues should be reported to snow@uky.edu.

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