UW-Eau Claire students are 68.1 percent vaccinated

70% COVID-19 vaccination rate required for scholarships thorough UW System '70 for 70' effort.

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WKBT) – The COVID- 19 vaccination rate at UW-Eau Claire is now at 68.1 percent, as of noon Monday.

UWEC released the updated vaccination totals Monday morning the university nears the 70 percent mark.

UW-La Crosse reached the 70 percent mark on September 1st.

UW System schools, except for UW-Madison, that reach the 70 percent vaccination rate by October 15th will be eligible to receive a $7,000 scholarship when their campus reaches a 70% vaccination rate.

More information about UWEC’s vaccination rate is available here.