Vax-A-Nation, a mobile meningitis vaccination clinic, is coming to COM.

The vaccination for meningitis is free for those with a copy of their Medicaid/CHIP card. The cost is $20 for those 18 and under and $100 for those over 18.

  • June 27, 3-5 p.m.
  • July 11, 10 a.m. – noon
  • Aug. 1, 10 a.m. – noon
  • Aug. 9, 3-5 p.m.

All times will be in the COM Gym, Room P 118.

The meningitis vaccine by Texas law is required for all college students who are under age 22.

For more information, contact Katrina Ricks at or 409-933-8662.

COM will also host two blood drives with the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center June 20-21 and July 12-13.

Both will be held in the Student Center from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

You do not need to make an appointment to donate.

For more information, call Kari Drake at 409-933-8180.