Documentation of Immunity

Prior to enrolling in classes, new students must provide documentation of immunity against measles, mumps and rubella. Immunity may be proven by:

     a. Presenting evidence of two doses of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine at least one month apart from a health licensed physician or an authorized representative of a state or local health department

b. Presenting proof of a positive serological test for measles, mumps and rubella

c. Presenting proof of date of birth prior to 1957

Effective fall 2012, newly admitted students ages 21 and younger residing in campus housing must provide documentation of immunity against meningococcal.

Exemptions apply to students enrolled in only online courses or if the applicant falls into any of the following categories:

a. Immunization is contraindicated by a medical condition.

b. A student has had one immunization and agrees to have a second one no less than one month later.

c. A student’s beliefs preclude participation in an immunization program.