University of Houston-Victoria

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Bacterial Meningitis Immunization Requirements

Beginning January 2012, Texas State Law (SB 1107) mandates that all entering college/university students under the age of 22 provide a certificate signed by a health care provider or an official immunization record verifying that the student has been vaccinated against bacterial meningitis, or has received a booster during the five years prior to registration.  Learn about the requirements, how to get a vaccination, who is exempt, and more.  

Bacterial Meningitis Immunization Information