INTRODUCTIONThe American College Health Association requires that students be immunized against certain diseases prior to being enrolled in college. It is especially vital for students living in residential environments to be protected from diseases. For these reasons, Oakwood University requires proof for up to date immunizations.
Immunization and TB Requirements
Students living on campus are encouraged to be immunized with the Meningococcal and Hepatitis B vaccine series within their first semester.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS All enrolled international students attending Oakwood University are required to be immunized against Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis, Rubeola (Measles) Mumps and Rubella.
All international students MUST have a tuberculin skin test done after arriving in the United States.
Registration HoldsStudents without proof of required immunizations will have a hold placed on their account until the proper immunization documentation has been received by the Department of Health and Counseling Services.
Students who do not have adequate proof will be required to be immunized
Certificate of ImmunizationThe Oakwood University Immunization Form or an official immunization document completed and signed by a physician or by an appropriate health practitioner, should be submitted prior to the time of registration to the Department of Health and Counseling Services.
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