Montana State University requires all students to meet the following immunization requirements before registering for classes.
MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella)
- 2 doses started after 12 months of age
- Must be at least 28 days between dose 1 and 2
- Can be combined or separate vaccinations
- The 2nd dose must be after 1980
- Students can have titers to prove immunity to measles, mumps, and rubella in place of MMR vaccination records.
- Students born before January 1957 are not required to submit documentation of MMRs
- Immunization record from doctors office
- State certificate of immunizations
- High school transcript including immunizations
- Military immunization record
- Yellow immunization card
- Childhood immunization booklet
- Lab results of titers showing immunity to measles, mumps, and rubella
- Student Health immunization form to be completed by a health care provider
- Please read and complete the Tuberculosis Screening Form and return it to the Student Health Services
RECOMMENDED VACCINATIONS (Discuss with your physician)
- Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis (TDAP)
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Polio. Student complies if primary series completed (2 oral Polio or 3 intramuscular vaccinations).
- Meningococcal Meningitis
- Human Papillomavirus Vaccine (HPV2 or HPV4)
- Influenza (Yearly)
SUBMITTING YOUR DOCUMENTATION
You can submit your immunization and tuberculosis screening documentation by one of the following methods:
- Fax: (406) 994-2504
- Email: email@example.com
- On-line patient portal
- Mail: PO Box 173260, Bozeman, MT 59717
- Dropping it off at the Student Health Services front office
**Due to the large volume of immunizations being submitted, we are unable to confirm receipt of documents and status to each student by email or by phone call. If you are missing one or more of the immunization requirements, you will receive a letter from our office to notify you of the missing information.
You can also check your immunization status by logging on to MyInfo (http://www.montana.edu/students/) or by calling our office. Immunization records and registration holds have to be processed by a staff member, so you may continue to see a registration hold after you’ve submitted your documentation. Please allow some time for our staff to process your records.
Please call our office at (406) 994-2311 or email questions about immunizations to firstname.lastname@example.org.