Immunization Information

Immunizations

Students who live in a residence hall setting are at an increase risk for contagious diseases, some of which can be prevented by vaccines as listed below.

Required by the State of Texas

  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningococcal for students under age 22 (within last 5 years)
  • Tetanus (within last 10 years)

Recommended vaccines

  • MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)
  • Tetanus-Diphtheria-Pertussis
  • Polio 
  • Variecella 
  • Gardasil  
  • Hepatitis A 
  • Tuberculosis screening (if at risk)

 New incoming students are required to submit proof of vaccines as part of the 4 page UD Health Form available from the New Student Forms web page.