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Can High School Students Donate Blood?

Can high schoolers donate blood? The short answer is yes! Versiti Blood Centers are excited to welcome high school students aged 17 and older (and 16-year-olds with parental/guardian consent) to donate blood at a blood drive or donor center. Learn more about the blood donation process and what to expect when you donate.

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Blood Donation FAQs
Read frequently asked questions involving donor eligibility, donation process, blood safety, platelet donation, plasma donation and more.
Types of Donations
Volunteer to donate blood at a blood donation center near you. Find out how often you can donate blood and make an appointment to donate today.
Importance of Diverse Donors
Diverse blood donations improve blood transfusion outcomes for sickle cell patients and diverse blood recipients. Make an appointment to donate blood.
Where to Donate Blood Near You
There are may options where you can make your blood, platelet, or plasma donation. Your donations provide hospitals in your community with precious blood products that patients desparately need.