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Immunization Information

Entering UT Austin students cannot register for classes (even at new student orientation sessions) until they have complied with applicable immunization and medical test requirements discussed at the following links.

All students entering UT Austin - Meningoccocal (bacterial meningitis) vaccine during the five year period to, but no later than ten days before the first day of classes of the semester they will enter UT Austin

International students entering UT Austin in any semester have additional vaccine and medical test requirements.

For instructions on scheduling an appointment for travel immunizations and for information on travel vaccines and travel health, click the link below or call (512) 475-8301

Travel Health

To schedule any other immunization appointment, call (512) 475-8301.

Information on the vaccines offered in the UHS Allergy/Immunization Clinic:

Note: the following files are vaccine information sheets from the Centers for Disease Control. These PDF files will open in a new browser window.

Chickenpox (varicella)

Flu (Influenza)

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) (Gardasil)

Japanese Encephalitis (PDF)

Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)

Meningococcal disease (bacterial meningitis)

Pneumonia (pneumonia polysaccharide)


Rabies (pre-exposure)

Tdap (tetanus, diptheria, and pertussis)


Yellow Fever (currently unavailable at UHS)

Low Cost Immunizations

Adults who don't have health insurance or whose health insurance doesn't cover vaccines can get certain vaccines free or at a very low cost off campus through the Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services Big Shots Immunization Clinics. Visit the City of Austin Immunization Clinics page for details.

City of Austin Big Shots Immunization Clinics

Outside Resources

Centers for Disease Control Vaccines and Preventable Diseases

Trip Prep