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Immunization Requirements and Health Records

Providence College and the Rhode Island Department of Health require that all new, full time students (residential and commuter) submit documented proof of a completed health form including a physical exam within the past 18 months (dated after April 1, 2018) and the following immunizations or titers (if applicable).  All immunizations must be recorded as Month/Day/Year.

  • M.M.R. (Measles, Mumps, Rubella): Two (2) doses required; first dose must be on or after first birthday.
  • Tetanus-Diphtheria-Pertussis: Must be within the last ten (10) years.
  • Hepatitis B: Three (3) doses required.
  • Varicella (Chicken Pox): Two (2) doses required, or proof of disease.
  • Meningococcal Vaccine (Groups A, C, Y and W-135): Booster required if under 22 years of age and the first dose was given before 16 years of age.

Health forms for incoming first-year and transfer students are due by 7/19/2019.

Please download and complete the following documents:

Please mail completed forms to:

Providence College Student Health Services
Bedford Hall
1 Cunningham Square
Providence, Rhode Island 02918

Failure to meet any of these requirements will result in a Health Services hold being placed on your account, which prohibits you from registering/reinstating at the college.

Flu vaccines

Health Services hosts several flu vaccination clinics on-campus during the fall semester.  Students will be notified via email and should register online to receive a flu shot during the fall semester.