This change comes as part of a plan to reduce wait times at its walk-in clinic.
Traditional injections and nasal spray will be offered at clinics across campus this October and November.
Dr. George Corey has been appointed the new director of University Health Services after the former director retired earlier this summer.
UHS director to retire after 33-year career
Due to recent complaints from students regarding long waiting periods at UHS, officials at UMass have decided to release wristbands to students who wish to skip long lines.
Students, faculty and staff at UMass are being asked to respond to a survey regarding UHS services in order to craft a more modern mission statement.
The SGA met in full force with the return of President Kapoor the night before the start of elections.
In the final meeting of the month, the Student Government Association (SGA) discussed a variety of different issues concerning students at the University of Massachusetts.
With 20 deaths resulting from the flu in Massachusetts since before the term began, UHS is amping up its efforts to prevent the spread of the sickness.
To combat Influenza in the Amherst area, UHS has a number of ways to bring immunization to students, including Mobile Flu Clinics, which offer the flu shot in various locations around campus.