The Fresno State Student Health Center issued a notice today to help reduce the spread of influenza  by advising students, faculty and staff to take preventive measures including getting a flu shot. For suggestions and steps to avoid contracting the flu, visit: Student Affairs. Fresno County Public Health offers free flu shots to those who qualify, for more information visit Fresno County. The Student Health Center is open Mondays-Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., except Wednesdays when hours are 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. When the health center is closed, students may call 559.278.2734 to speak with the After Hours Advice Nurse who can provide basic healthcare advice.