Immunization Requirements

REQUIRED IMMUNIZATIONS FOR ALL STUDENTS ON CAMPUS
(Program specific requirements may vary.)

Measles, Mumps & Rubella (MMR)

Two doses of MMR vaccine given after the 1st birthday and at least one month apart are required of all students born after 1957.
OR
Positive blood tests showing immunity for measles, mumps and rubella.

Hepatitis B

A three dose series
AND
A positive blood test showing immunity for Hepatitis B (Hepatitis B surface antibody)

DPT/Td/Tdap

A three dose series (commonly given in childhood)
AND
One dose of Tdap given after 2005

Chicken Pox/Varicella

2 doses of varicella vaccine
OR
A positive blood test showing immunity for varicella

Annual Influenza

Annual seasonal influenza vaccine

Tuberculosis Screening (TB)

2 separate PPD tests given and read at least one week apart
OR
2 PPD tests in a 12 month period

1 Annual PPD Screening thereafter  

Students with a history of a positive TB skin test must  have documentation of a negative chest x-ray  completed in the U.S. AND Symptom Checklist must be completed annually. 

   

RECOMMENDED IMMUNIZATIONS

Meningitis

Required for students living in on-campus housing (or a signed declination) 

Recommended for all students

Gardasil (Human Papillomavirus)

A three dose series (ages 9-26)