Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination

Effective January 1, 2012 all students (under age 22) are required to receive a vaccination against bacterial meningitis or meet certain criteria for declining such a vaccination.  Students will not be allowed to register for classes until this requirement is met.

Mandatory Requirement – Prairie View A&M University strives to keep all students healthy and safe. As such, the Department of Health Services is working to inform all students of the precautions needed to keep themselves healthy including the newest requirements regarding bacterial meningitis vaccinations. Evidence of Vaccination must verify that the vaccination was received during the five year period prior to and no later than 10 days before the first day of the semester.

For further detailed information please read the information provided by the Department of Health Services.