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Spring 2020 Immunization Requirements for Incoming Students

  • If you are 18 or younger on your first scheduled day of the semester, you must submit proof of:
    • 2 doses of Measles
    • Rubella vaccinations
    • 3 doses of Hepatitis B vaccinations
  • If you are 19 or older on your first day of the semester, you must submit proof of:
    • 2 doses of Measles/Rubella (MMR)
  • All new students born 1957 or later are required to have proof of:
    • Measles/Rubella (MMR)

Required Documentation

Send one of the following documents to Student Health & Counseling Services with your name and student ID number clearly indicated on each document submitted:

  • Verification of immunity completed by healthcare provider
  • Photocopy of your childhood immunization record
  • Photocopy of your California High School transcript if immunization information is documented on transcript
  • A copy of a lab report showing proof of immunity by blood titer

Vaccines Offered

(Not all are required)

Vaccine Type Cost
Tdap $42.10
TB Skin Test No Charge
Hepatitis A $64.00/Per Dose
Hepatitis B $54.32/Per Dose
Influenza (Flu) No Charge
TD No Charge
MMR Vaccine $74.00/Per Dose
Varicella $129.29/Per Dose
Meningitis $112.74
Quantiferon (TB test) $50

Submission Options

Submit your immunization records ― include your name & student ID ― by:

  • Mail:
    California State University, Sacramento
    Student Health & Counseling Services
    6000 J Street
    Sacramento, CA 95819-6045
  • Online:
    1. Records must be in .pdf or .jpeg format.
    2. Log into your student health account.
    3. Click on immunizations and submit records.
  • Fax: (916) 720-0180

Travel Immunization

If you are planning to travel outside of the U.S., please review the required vaccinations for your destination at least 2 months prior to your departure. SHCS provides only vaccinations listed above.

Resources for vaccines that are not listed above:

NEW Fall 2020 Immunization Requirements for Incoming Students

REQUIRED Immunizations and Screenings

  • Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)
  • Hepatitis B (Hep B) (18 years of age or younger)
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)
  • Tetanus-Diphtheria-Pertussis (Tdap)
  • Meningococcal Disease (Serogroups A, C, Y, W-135)
  • Tuberculosis Screening/Risk Assessment (TB)

RECOMMENDED Immunizations
(Students are encouraged to discuss with their medical provider)

  • Hepatitis A (Hep A)
  • Hepatitis B (Hep B) (19 years of age or older)
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Meningococcal B (Meningitis B)
  • Pneumococcal
  • Poliovirus (Polio)

Exemption

The CSU follows the same legislation as is applicable for students in K-12. Only medical exemptions will be accepted.