All students admitted to Illinois State University are required, by Illinois Law (Public Act) 85-1315 and University policy, to provide proof of immunity for tetanus, diphtheria, measles, mumps, and rubella. Documentation of immunity must be complete and on file in Student Health Services within the first 15 calendar days of the entering semester.
Immunization records must be turned in and complete by the following deadlines:
Proof of immunity must include:
Proof of immunity may be provided by:
Please note that a physical examination is not required.
Immunizations are available at Student Health Services Preventive Medicine Clinic. Please call (309) 438-2778 for an appointment. Some pricing information may be found on the Immunization Pricing page.
If you have had vaccines and/or diseases in the past, we accept blood titers showing immunity. You may schedule an appointment with an SHS nurse to request a lab test for titers. The cost of the blood test(s) will be billed to your student account.
Please check with your primary insurance about vaccine coverage and possible reimbursement information before scheduling an appointment. Student Health Services does not bill to insurance agencies; however, you may pick up an invoice at the SHS Business Office which you may submit to insurance.
International students are required by University regulations to have TB screening within ten days of their arrival on campus. Student Health Services Preventive Medicine appointments may be scheduled by calling (309) 438-2778.