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UCLA Immunization Requirement

Fielding School of Public Health

  • Up to date on COVID-19 vaccine primary series and booster(s).
  • Positive MMR titer OR proof of receipt of 2 doses of MMR vaccine.
  • Positive Varicella titer OR proof of receipt of 2 doses of Varicella vaccine.
  • Positive Hepatitis B surface antibody titer (HBsAb): Students not already immune to Hep B must have at least 2 doses of the Hep B series before classes start (or show proof of positive Hepatitis B surface Antigen). The entire Hepatitis B requirement must be completed by the first day of the spring semester or you will not be able to continue.
  • Negative IGRA (T-Spot, QuantiFERON®-TB test) within the 6-month period preceding entry to UCLA. If the result is positive, proof of negative Chest X-Ray is required.
  • Tdap: 1 dose after age 7 AND Td or Tdap booster within the last 10 years.
  • Meningococcal conjugate (Serogroups A,C,Y & W 135): Only for students age 21 or younger: 1 dose on or after age 16.
  • Seasonal Influenza vaccine given after August 1st of entering year.

How to proceed:

  • Submit your Statement of Intent to Register SIR/SLR.
  • Allow 2 business days after submitting your SIR/SLR before attempting to access the Ashe Patient Portal.
  • Be prepared! Gather all of the information you’ll need to complete your requirements online.
  • To begin the process of completing your Immunization Requirement, click the Patient Portal link in the top right corner of this page.
  • Once you are logged in, from Home page, click “Complete My Immunization Requirements”.
    • Enter all of the requested dates and immunization information.
    • Upload images or PDF files of your immunization records, laboratory tests, and/or chest x-ray by clicking the UPDATE button next to “Immunization Upload” on the Medical Clearances tab.
  • To submit records from your primary care doctor, download and complete the Immunization Worksheet for outside providers and submit through the Patient Portal.
  • To receive your immunizations in person at The Ashe Center before the October 1 deadline, schedule an appointment online through the Patient Portal. Choose the option: INCOMING STUDENTS 2021 Immunization Requirement

IMPORTANT: Once you have met all requirements, send a copy of your full Ashe Immunization section and Medical Clearances page to Carmen Belen Mancha at the Luskin School of Public Affairs, Department of Social Welfare at

Health Clearance Requirements must be completed BEFORE Orientation Week in order to fulfill the mandate.