Those 16 and Older Are Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine

The COVID-19 vaccine is important because it minimizes the spread of the virus and helps keep our community healthy. Children age 16 and older are now eligible to get the vaccine.

PEP has updated its coronavirus resources page with some frequently asked questions about the vaccination. The new resource includes information about who is eligible, cost (none), and how to get an appointment. The new page highlights the information below.

Q: Who Can Get The COVID-19 Shot?

A: Anyone age 16 or older. You and your student are eligible.


Q: How much does it cost?

A: The COVID-19 vaccine is free.


Q: Where can someone get a shot?

A: You have several choices.

  • Walk in at the Wolstein Center.
    • 8 am to 7 pm
    • Cleveland State University
    • 2000 Prospect Ave., E.
    • Cleveland, Ohio 44115
    • Pfizer first dose (the one for teens) ends May 10.


  • Call 2-1-1 to schedule.
    • Between 8 am and 4 pm
    • 2-1-1 can also help you get a ride if you need one.



  • Call the Ohio Department of Health for help scheduling.
    • 1-833-427-5634 between 9 am and 8 pm

For more information, visit the Coronavirus Resource page dedicated to vaccination information.