(effective October 1, 2013)
State of Texas Legislation mandates that ALL students under the age of 22 enrolling for the first time at the University or returning from leave of absence must submit evidence of vaccination against bacterial meningitis to the University. Information about the disease is available HERE. Students must provide evidence that the vaccination was administered at least 10 days prior to the first day of classes and within the last 5 years. Students without this proof of vaccination (as part of the 4 page UD Health Form) will not be permitted to register for classes nor attend classes at the beginning of the term. Campus residents will not be issued keys nor permitted to move on campus until valid evidence of immunization is submitted.
Acceptable Evidence of Vaccination includes:
Undergraduate proof of Meningitis Vaccine can be delivered in person, mailed, emailed or faxed to:
University of Dallas
Office of Student Affairs
1845 E. Northgate Dr.
Irving, TX 75062
Students enrolled in graduate programs should contact the relevant graduate office:
Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts: 972-721-5106
Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business: 972-721-5004
Neuhoff School of Ministry: 972-265-5814
A student may be exempted provided the following criteria is met and submitted to the Office of Student Affairs for undergraduates or the relevant graduate office prior to the start of classes.
Undergraduates must request a Texas State Exemption Form online. Upon receipt from the state, the original form must be signed and notarized for submission to the university.
Graduate students may download and submit this Affidavit of Exemption from Immunizations Form.