Proof of immunization of measles, mumps, and rubella is required (two doses of the MMR vaccine) of all students, unless exempt because of (a) actual or suspected pregnancy (measles or rubella vaccines are not required for females who are pregnant; if pregnancy is suspected, a valid certificate of medical exception from a health provider is required until pregnancy is resolved), (b) medical contraindication, or (c) birth prior to 1957.
HEPATITIS-Proof of hepatitis B vaccination is required for students who are involved in health education programs that cause them to be potentially exposed to blood or other bodily fluids.
TUBERCULOSIS-Proof of test screening for tuberculosis by chest x-ray is required for all international students.
Please send your Immunization Record to:Health Services Center, Jackson State University,
1400 J.R. Lynch Street, P.O. Box 17097, Jackson, MS 39217 or FAX: 601-979-2003