The UC Immunization Policy requires Incoming Students to obtain the vaccinations and screening recommended for colleges and universities by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) for those diseases that can be passed on to others by respiratory transmission.
Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
2 doses; first dose on or after age one - OR - Titer (blood test) showing immunity.
History of Chickenpox does not satisfy the requirement.
2 doses; first dose on or after age one -OR - Titer (blood test) showing immunity.
Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis (Tdap)
Td does not satisfy the requirement.
1 dose on or after age 7.
Meningococcal Conjugate Serogroups A, C, Y, & W-135
For students age 21 years and younger only.
1 dose on or after age 16 for all students that are under 22 years of age. Students 22 or older may leave blank.
Screening Questionnaire for Tuberculosis
Log in to the Ashe Patient Portal, click
“Complete My Immunization Requirements.”
Click UPDATE next to TB screening and
answer the questions.
All incoming students are required to complete the TB screening questionnaire on the Ashe Patient Portal. Students who have any “yes” answers
on the questionnaire are at higher risk for TB infection
and are required to submit documentation of either
skin or blood testing for TB, done within the 6-month period preceding entry to UCLA. Those with a previous positive TB
test are required to submit documentation of a chest
x-ray done within the 6-month period preceding entry to UCLA.
Seasonal Influenza Vaccine (Flu Shot)
NEW! Please be advised this vaccine has moved from recommended
to required in 2020.
1 dose on or after August 1st of entering year.
Answers to most questions can be found on the UCLA Immunization Requirement website.
For additional questions, visit the Contact Us portion of the website.
Due to COVID restrictions on large gatherings, The Ashe Center's annual Immunization Requirement Fairs are currently under review by campus authorities. Please continue to watch this site for updates on this event..
INCOMING STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO COMPLETE THEIR
REQUIREMENTS INDEPENDENTLY BEFORE THE OCTOBER 1 DEADLINE