COVID-19 Vaccination Locations

COVID-19 vaccinations are safe, convenient, and available from multiple vaccine providers.

Appointments are not necessary, but available if preferred. See locations and schedule below for more details.


Evening Locations - Beginning May 6

The following locations will be open 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM, no appointment needed:

  • Chula Vista, South Region Live Well Center
    • 690 Oxford Street, Chula Vista, CA 91911
    • Open Sunday - Thursday
  • El Cajon, East Public Health Center 
    • 367 N. Magnolia Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92020
    • Open Tuesday - Saturday 
  • Oceanside, North Coastal Live Well Health Center     
    • 1701 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92058
    • Open Sunday - Thursday

Get Vaccinated at a Location Near You

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Free COVID-19 vaccines may be available through other organizations. Click here for more information on organizations offering free COVID-19 vaccinations


Information for Your Appointment - Printable English Version 

Información para su cita - Printable Spanish Version


What to Bring to Your Vaccination 

Individuals must be 16 years of age or older  and show they live, work, or attend school in San Diego County at the time of vaccination. You will need to bring a photo ID (e.g., school or work ID, membership card) and at least one of the documents listed below to prove you are eligible:



Documentation examples:

  • Birth certificate or passport
  • Provisional Driver's Permit (Learner's Permit)

If you are 16 or 17 years old, you must also:

  • Select an appointment from a site offering the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine only; AND
  • Have your parent or legal guardian schedule your appointment to provide consent to receive the vaccine.
    • If you visit a no-appointment vaccination site, a parent or legal guardian must be with you to provide consent in order for you to receive the vaccine.


PROOF OF RESIDENCY (must include San Diego County address with zip code)

Documentation examples:

  • Photo ID 
  • School registration paperwork
  • Home utility bill, such as gas, electricity, water/sewer, cable/internet, or cell phone, issued in the past 60 days
  • Current mortgage, housing, or property tax paperwork
  • Insurance policy or banking/credit card statement


PROOF OF EMPLOYMENT (must include San Diego County address with zip code)

Should include:

  • Name of the individual to be vaccinated
  • Name and address of employer or issuing entity
  • Confirmation of active assignment/employment of the individual to be vaccinated
    • Permanent, probationary, or temporary employees
    • Third-party contractors directly working with an entity’s customers or clients
    • Volunteers directly working with an entity’s customers or clients

Documentation examples:

  • Employee or volunteer ID card
  • A paycheck stub or timesheet issued within the last 90 days
  • A letter on employer/company letterhead stating that the named individual is a permanent, probationary, temporary employee or volunteer




Scheduling Your Second Vaccination Appointment

Only Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines require a second dose. It is recommended that you get your second dose from the location and/or through the same provider as your first dose. Second dose scheduling protocols may differ by provider.  

City of San Diego Vaccination Program
  • You will schedule your second dose on site during your first dose. You will then receive a reminder email within 7-10 days following your initial vaccination.
  • For any issues, contact
  • After you make your first appointment, you will be prompted in My Turn to schedule your second appointment. Dates available for your second dose will be populated so you may complete the scheduling process.
  • For any issues, contact the CA COVID-19 Hotline at 1-833-422-4255.
Rady Children’s Hospital: MyChart 
  • You will schedule your second dose at the clinic during your first dose. If you are not scheduled for a second dose at the clinic, you will likely receive a scheduling ticket on MyChart. 
  • For further instructions, click here or contact
UC San Diego Health: MyChart
  • Download the MyChart App or make an account on the UCSD website by visiting to receive your second dose link.
  • If you have done so and still have not received your link, please call 1-619-543-5220 to speak with a MyChart call center agent.