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Monday-Thursday, 8:00AM-5:30PM
Friday, 9:00AM-5:00PM
Hours are subject to change. SHAC is closed on all UNM holidays and unforeseen closures.

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Student Health & Counseling

MSC 06 3870
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Building 73

Phone: 505-277-3136
Fax: 505-277-2020

Influenza Updates

Fall 2015 Seasonal Flu Shots

Take One For Raymond Logo

SHAC will offer free flu shot clinics for UNM students, faculty, and staff (anyone 18 years old or older) at the UNM SUB from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM on the following dates:

    • Monday, October 26 and Tuesday, October 27, 2015

    • Monday, November 2 and Tuesday, November 3, 2015



SHAC's "Take One for Raymond" flu shots are dedicated to the memory of UNM student Raymond Plotkin, who passed away from the H1N1 virus in 2009. Raymond’s parents established the “Take One for Raymond” Initiative and Scholarship Program to encourage everyone to get their seasonal flu shots.

For information about flu shots, call the SHAC Immunization Clinic at 277-7925.




Influenza Prevention Efforts at UNM (eff. Jan. 22, 2014)


Raymond Plotkin Photo"Take One for Raymond" Flu Shot & Scholarship Initiative

UNM SHAC dedicates their annual flu shot clinics in memory of UNM student Raymond Plotkin, who passed away from the H1N1 virus in 2009.

Raymond’s parents established the “Take One for Raymond” Initiative and Scholarship program to encourage everyone to get their seasonal flu shots.


2014-2015 Scholarship Recipient

Marissa Westenskow

The 5th recipient of the Raymond E. Plotkin Scholarship in the UNM School of Engineering is Marissa R. Westenskow. She is currently a freshman student in Engineering and a graduate from Green River High School in Green River, Wyoming. Marissa is a General Engineering student, currently taking courses towards a Chemical Engineering degree with a focus in Biomedical Engineering. Marissa is a very passionate and tenacious student with strong work ethic, who works hard and doesn't easily give up. These qualities have made her earn recognitions at the national level such as being named a National Merit Scholar.For more information about the Raymond E. Plotkin Scholarship, visit the UNM School of Engineering website.

Raymond's Parents @ Fall 2013 Flu Shot Clinics

Elaine and Ron Plotkin

Elaine and Ronnie Plotkin participated in the SHAC Flu Shot Clinics on Sep. 25 and 26, 2013 at the SUB Atrium. We really appreciated their help!


For more info about the "Take One for Raymond" Initiative and Scholarship Program, please see the following:


Influenza Updates & Resources:


Prevention Tips & Information:

There are precautions that everyone can take to stay healthy. Good hand washing is one of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of colds, flu, and other communicable diseases.

Wash your hands with soap and clean running water. Visit www.cdc.gov/h1n1 for more information.