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Immunizations - Frequently Asked Questions

What are the required immunizations before I can register for classes at SFSU?

Where do I send my proof of vaccination?

When are the Immunization Clinic Hours?

How many MMR vaccinations are required?

Can I get my MMR vaccination at the SHS?

What is the California public school exemption?

 

 

 

 

What are the required immunizations before I can register for classes at SFSU?

Hepatitis B - (Pertains to students 18 or younger at beginning of first semester.) You must show proof of your Hepatitis B immunization before you will be allowed to register. Measles/Rubella - You must show proof of your Measles/Rubella immunization before you will be allowed to register.

 

SFSU Immunizations Requirements Form

 

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Where do I send my proof of vaccination?

Please send your proof to the Registrar’s Office:

By Mail (please send a copy and keep the original):

SFSU - Registrar’s Office

Attn: Vaccinations

1600 Holloway Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94132

or

By Fax: (415) 338-0588

 

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When are the Immunization Clinic Hours?

During Fall and Spring semesters, the Immunization Clinic hours are:

  • Tuesdays 8:30 - 11:30 am AND 2-4 pm 
  • Wednesdays 10-11:30 am

By Appointment ONLY.  You must make your appointment ONLINE!

Check the main Immunizations page for Summer Immunization Clinic hours.

 

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How many MMR vaccinations are required?

Only one MMR vaccination is required at this time. The Chancellor of the CSU will be revising the requirement to two MMR immunizations due to the greatly increased health risk.

 

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Can I get my MMR vaccination at the SHS?

Yes. You can get your vaccines at the Student Health Services. If you are getting two MMR vaccinations they should be at least 4 weeks apart.

 

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What is the California public school exemption?

Students enrolled in California public school (grade school through eighth grade) for the seventh grade or higher on or after July 1, 1999 do not have to submit the SFSU proof of vaccination form

 

Waivers

For Required Immunization Waivers and Exemptions including waivers for religious reasons please contact the Registrar’s Office:-

Registrar's Office, SSB 101, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132,

Tel: 415-338-2350

Fax: 415-338-0588

 

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