Sample Social Media College Calendar

All Season

  • #Flu #vaccine now available! Make your appointment at [STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES WEB ADDRESS] & stop by health services to #GetVaccinated
  • [STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES NAME] wants you to stay healthy. Stop by & #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu!
  • #DYK: You can pass on the #flu before you know you're sick. #GetVaccinated at [STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES NAME]
  • Studying abroad? Research your destination at http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/ to find out what #vaccines you need before travel


From Athletic Coach/Director


October
  • Studies show immunity decreases as stress increases...let #flu be one less worry during the semester #GetVaccinated!
  • Intramural players: Get on your #flu game! #GetVaccinated each year to #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
October 31 Halloween
  • Peek a boo, I see #Flu! Flu & #Halloween are here. Make sure you’re protected & #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • You know what’s scary? The flu! It’s a serious disease & anyone can get it #GetVaccinated #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ

November

  • Heading home for #Thanksgiving? Don’t forget to get your #flu #vaccine while you're home! http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • Bring laundry, not #flu when you go home for #Thanksgiving. Learn how to #FightFlu: http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ

December
  • Finals are around the corner, don’t let #flu keep you from your finals #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • Study tip from [STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES NAME HERE]: #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu and stay healthy during finals week. Learn more at: http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • Smart students know staying healthy is just as important as studying. Learn how to #FightFlu on http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
National Influenza Vaccination Week 
  • It's National Influenza Vaccination Week & you need to be protected against #flu! #NIVW2017 #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • #NIVW2017 reminds all to #GetVaccinated & #FightFlu this holiday season & beyond http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • During #NIVW2017 we remind you to #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • [STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES NAME HERE] reminds all students to #GetVaccinated this holiday season & beyond #NIVW2017

January

  • Welcome back to spring semester! #Flu is here & you should #GetVaccinated if you haven't already http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • Start the year right & make sure you are up to date on all recommended #vaccines for dorm life http://bit.ly/1Fc6f9K
January 1 – New Year’s Day 
  • Happy New Year! Make sure you #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu. #Flu can have serious complications even if you're healthy http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • New Year’s Resolution: #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ #HappyNewYear

February

  • #Flu season is almost over but it is still around so protect yourself & #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu! 
February 14 – Valentine’s Day
  • Love is in the air… No one wants #flu for #ValentinesDay so protect your loved ones & #GetVaccinated http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • Roses are red, violets are blue, I give you all my love, & I won’t give you #flu. #ValentinesDay http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ

March

  • Don't miss the #FinalFour! #GetVaccinated so you don't get knocked out by #flu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ #FightFlu
  • #GetVaccinated & keep the ball in your court when competing against #flu #MarchMadness 
  • Don’t miss out on a #MarchMadness party because you have #flu! Learn how to #FightFlu: http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • You can’t always depend on the luck of the Irish, but you can count on vaccines to #FightFlu! #GetVaccinated #HappyStPattys


August

  • Excited for that concert? Flu is easily spread in large crowds so #GetVaccinated & have a blast http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ #FightFlu
  • College students should get a #meningococcal vaccine before heading to the dorms! Visit http://bit.ly/1GfSfx2 to learn more
  • Preparing your teens for college? Don’t forget a #meningitis booster! http://bit.ly/1GfSfx2

National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM): Back to School

  • Welcome back to school! Don’t forget to #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ #NIAM17
  • It’s back to school! Make sure you are protected against #meningitis #NIAM16 http://bit.ly/1GfSfx2
  • It’s not too early to #GetVaccinated against #flu & beat the back to school rush! Visit http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ

September

  • The best defense is a good offense. #GetVaccinated to #FightFlu before the semester gets busy! http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • College #LifeHack: Get your #flu #vaccine early to provide you with protection the entire season http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ
  • College #LifeHack: Get to know student health services & to stay up to date with recommended #vaccines...including #flu http://bit.ly/1IgfunQ



View sample social media messages for year-round outreach to parents of adolescents and healthcare professionals on immunization, disease prevention, and vaccine safety