New York State Immunization Law

Health Center

In accordance with NYS Law, any student born after January 1, 1957, must provide proof of immunity to measles, mumps and rubella. Students will not be able to register or attend classes without this documentation on record in the Health Center Office.

Records may be located at last college or high school attended or at family doctor's office.

COLLEGE IMMUNIZATION LAW NYS PUBLIC HEALTH LAW 
Article 21, Title VI, Section 2165

SUMMARY OF PROOF OF IMMUNITY TO MEASLES, MUMPS AND RUBELLA

Doses required of live virus vaccine:
MMR recommended (first dose on or after first birthday)
  • Measles: Two doses at least 30 days apart
  • Mumps: One dose
  • Rubella: One dose
OR
  • Documentation of medically diagnosed disease for measles or mumps only!
OR
  • Serologic evidence of immunity for each disease: measles, mumps and rubella.