You've Gotten Your Flu Shot, Now What?

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 2, 2020) — Flu shots are required for all University of Kentucky students as part of UK's ongoing health and safety initiatives on campus. So, now that you’ve had your flu shot what are the next steps? Regardless of when and where you get your flu shot (at an on-campus clinic or off-campus location), you are required to submit proof of vaccination to UK Health Corps by Nov. 6. Follow these easy steps to self-report your flu shot in less than two minutes.

  • Get started by going to and logging in with your Link Blue.
  • Click + add new result.
  • Fill out the new documentation information.
  • Attach the proof of vaccination documentation file when prompted at the bottom of the form. The documentation will be provided at the on-campus flu shot clinics. If you go to an off-campus flu shot clinic you will need to reach out to the location where you received the flu shot.
  • Click the submit button to finish your self-reporting.

If you have any issues when completing self-reporting, please contact or 859-218-SAFE(7233). For technical issues or questions, please contact or 859-218-HELP(4357).

As the state’s flagship, land-grant institution, the University of Kentucky exists to advance the Commonwealth. We do that by preparing the next generation of leaders — placing students at the heart of everything we do — and transforming the lives of Kentuckians through education, research and creative work, service and health care. We pride ourselves on being a catalyst for breakthroughs and a force for healing, a place where ingenuity unfolds. It's all made possible by our people — visionaries, disruptors and pioneers — who make up 200 academic programs, a $476.5 million research and development enterprise and a world-class medical center, all on one campus.   

In 2022, UK was ranked by Forbes as one of the “Best Employers for New Grads” and named a “Diversity Champion” by INSIGHT into Diversity, a testament to our commitment to advance Kentucky and create a community of belonging for everyone. While our mission looks different in many ways than it did in 1865, the vision of service to our Commonwealth and the world remains the same. We are the University for Kentucky.