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New students at Whitworth University are required to submit an immunization history to the Whitworth University Health Center. Keeping the campus community healthy is a priority; therefore, certain immunizations are required. Required immunizations include the following:
Recommended immunizations include:
Please complete the Immunization History form and submit it electronically by Aug. 20. All information remains confidential.
For all new, transfer and re-admitted students who enter Whitworth in the fall semester, immunization requirements must be completed by Oct. 15 to allow the student to participate in pre-registration for the next semester.
For all new, transfer and re-admitted students who enter Whitworth in the spring semester, requirements of immunization must be completed by March 15 to allow the student to participate in pre-registration for the next semester.
Before new students come to campus, they must complete the Tuberculosis Self-Screening form. Students who are at higher risk for tuberculosis must have a tuberculosis risk-assessment completed. The tuberculosis risk-assessment must be done and the form completed by the student's primary care provider before the student's arrival at Whitworth.
Please complete the Tuberculosis Self-Screening form (required for all new students) and Tuberculosis Risk Assessment form (if required per Tuberculosis Self-Screening form) and submit by fax or mail by Aug. 20. All information remains confidential.
Meningococcal Disease and Vaccine: http://www.nmaus.org/pdf/brochures/NMA%20Brochure_150%20DPI.pdf
As of July 1, 2004, colleges and universities in Washington state must make educational information available on meningococcal disease to all incoming students.