Log-in to MyJMUHealth to make an appointment.

To schedule an appointment for May 7 - August 20, please call 540-568-6178. Online scheduling is only available during fall and spring semesters.

For all students - Allergy Immunotherapy Administration Form must be completed by a physician.  The completed form may be mailed with the allergy extract or brought to the UHC with the allergy extract.

JMU students who have started an allergy desensitization program (allergy shots) with an allergist can get their shots at the UHC during the regular school year. Charges apply.

Allergy shots are administered by appointment during regular business hours. Log-in to MyJMUHealth to make an appointment. To schedule an appointment for May 7 - August 27, please call 540-568-6178. Online scheduling is only available during fall and spring semesters.

For your safety, you must agree to wait 30 minutes after your shot as a precaution in the event of an adverse reaction (itchy eyes, nose, throat; nasal congestion; tight throat or chest; cough or wheeze; lightheaded; generalized itch or hives; faint; vomiting; shock).

Each vial of allergy extract must be labeled with:

  • Patient's name
  • Name of the antigen(s)
  • Dilution
  • Expiration date

Allergy injections will not be given if:

  • Fever over 100 degrees within 24 hours
  • Severe cough or wheeze
  • Acute infection (less than 3 days treatment)
  • Varicella/Zoster (chicken pox, shingles)
  • Plant dermatitis (poison ivy, etc.)
  • Acute upper respiratory infection with fever and/or wheeze
  • Pregnancy
  • Beta-blocker therapy (propranolol, atenolol, etc.)

Information to know prior to your visit

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