Mandatory Meningitis Information

Mandatory Meningitis Information

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) requires that incoming college & university students show evidence of an initial bacterial meningitis vaccine or a booster dose during the five-year preceding, and at least 10 days prior, to the first day of the first semester in which the student initial enrolls at the University. To learn more about the requirements for college please follow the link College Vaccine Requirements.

Please submit proof of your Bacterial Meningitis vaccine or booster by uploading the information using  Magnus Health.

  1. Once you are ADMITTED, you will be assigned a Magnus login & password, which Magnus will email in a Student Welcome Email with instructions on how to access your Magnus account.
  2. If you have any questions regarding your Magnus account, contact Magnus Health at
    1. (877) 461-6831
    2. service@magnushealthportal.com
    3. https://magnushealthsupport.force.com/s/

Students will be unable to register for classes until this requirement has been satisfied.  The vaccine must be administered within the past five years and at least 10 days before the first day of classes.  For ALL newly admitted students and transfer students, documentation of the vaccination administration MUST be submitted and verified at least 10 days prior, to the first day of the first semester in which the student initial enrolls at the University.

For students seeking an exemption, the form can be found on the THECB page and must be completed, notarized and submitted to the school no later than at least 10 days prior, to the first day of the first semester in which the student initial enrolls at the University.