Immunizations

Requirements

Nevada Administrative Code (441A.755) requires that all students, who attend a university, must provide documentation of having received the following immunizations unless excused by religious belief or medical condition with a religious exemption form and medical exemption form on file with the Office of the Registrar:

  1. Two doses of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR). The first dose must be on or after your first birthday.
  2. One dose for tetanus/diphtheria (TD), taken in the last 10 years
  3. Starting fall 2017 forward, all incoming freshmen (regardless if they are living on campus or not) under the age of 23 at initial time of enrollment are also required to submit proof of having received the Meningitis vaccination on or after age 16.
  4. Starting with the spring 2022 enrollment cycle, all students are required to submit proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination series.

Acceptable versions of the Meningitis vaccination are:

  • Menactra or Menveo (MenACYW-135)
  • MCV4

Versions of the Meningitis which will not meet this requirement are:

  • Bexero or Trumemba (MENG B)
  • HIB Meningitis

Acceptable versions of the COVID-19 vaccination are:

  • One-Dose Johnson & Johnson
  • Two-Dose Pfizer
  • Two-Dose Moderna
  • Vaccinations approved by the World Health Organization (WHO) for international students

Acceptable Proof of Immunization

  • Childhood immunization card signed by a physician or nurse, including the facility name and address
  • High school or college records
  • Military, state, or county records
  • Lab report that indicates immunity (titer test for MMR)
  • Health department records
  • Record of immunization from a pharmacy, including name and address
  • Records from WebIZ (for immunizations received in Nevada only)

Where to Get Immunizations

Submit Your Immunization Records

Please upload your immunization records to the Self-Service Help Center.

  • Students who received immunizations in Nevada may access their immunization records from WebIZ.
  • Students who received immunizations at the UNLV Student Health Center may download their immunization records by visiting the patient portal, UNLV WellnessView. If you have any difficulty downloading your records, please email a request to shc@unlv.edu.

 Mailing Address

Office of the Registrar
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Box 451029
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Las Vegas, NV 89154-1029

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