Vaccine Information & Resources

The recording and transcript of the Vaccine Information Session with Experts on Friday, April 23 is available here.

How to get vaccinated

  • We encourage all community members to get vaccinated as soon as possible.
    • Vaccine supply in Maryland has risen substantially, find a vaccine appointment near you here.
  • AME Pharmacy is accepting walk-in vaccine appointments Monday – Friday 9 AM-5 PM.
  • UMBC Community Member may now be vaccinated at UMB’s clinic.  Go to to register and select yes if asked, “Do you work/live/study in Baltimore City?”
  • Schedule an appointment at Mass Vaccination Sites here.
  • Baltimore County has multiple vaccine clinics open, you can schedule a vaccine appointment or find out which clinics are accepting walk-ins here.
  • If you are a veteran who receives medical care through the Department of Veterans Affairs, you may be eligible to get vaccinated through the VA.
  • Several pharmacies are participating in the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program, participating pharmacies can be found here.
  • Updates on the COVID-19 vaccine process in Maryland and information about how to get vaccinated in Maryland are available here.
  • Before you head to your vaccination appointment, review this Information about getting your COVID-19 vaccine.

More questions about the vaccine? Check out this site from the University of Chicago.

Vaccine Safety

CDC: Key Things to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines

UHS Health Promotion: Vaccine Information and Resources

CDC: Possible Side-Effects After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine

Addressing Vaccine Skepticism

Skeptical about getting the vaccine? A Doctor discusses their skepticism about the vaccine and why they ultimately decided to get it in the New York Times.

Covid-19 Vaccines: Myth vs. Fact

Benefits of Getting Vaccinated

Once you are fully vaccinated you can:

  • Visit inside a home or private setting without a mask with other fully vaccinated people of any age
  • Visit inside a home or private setting without a mask with one household of unvaccinated people who are not at risk for severe illness
  • Travel domestically without a pre- or post-travel test
  • Travel domestically without quarantining after travel
  • Travel internationally without a pre-travel test depending on destination
  • Travel internationally without quarantining after travel

Find out more about what you can and can’t do once you are fully vaccinated here.