Required and Recommended Immunizations

Required Immunizations

Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR): Documentation is required for registration. According to NYS law students born on or after January 1, 1957 need to provide documentation of the following: 1st MMR dose after 1st birthday and second dose at least one month or greater from 1st dose. Offered free of charge.

Recommended Immunizations:

Diptheria Tetanus Vaccine: Booster is recommended every 10 years. Offered free of charge.

Tetanus Diptheria with acellular Pertussis Vaccine (Tdap): Suggested at the next booster opportunity. Offered free of charge.

Gardasil (HPV vaccine): Check with your insurance carrier regarding coverage.  Link: CDC website and Gardasil website.

Hepatitis B Vaccine:  Check with your insurance carrer regarding coverage. Most students entering college (aged 18-22) have already been immunized.  Link: CDC website.

Menactra or Menveo Vaccine: Recommended for students entering college and administered by your home health care provider. 

Seasonal Flu Vaccine: Free of charge to students in the mid-fall semester. The campus will be notified when seasonal flu vaccine arrives.