The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina

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Immunization Requirements

All Students:

§ Varicella: series of two shots or history of chickenpox

§ Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis: complete childhood series, last booster within ten years

§ Poliomyelitis: series of four shots

§ Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR): series of two shots

§ Hepatitis B: series of three shots

§ Tuberculin Test: (Mandatory only for applicants living overseas or extensive overseas travelers)<

 

Recommended Vaccines:

§ Meningococcal Vaccine: single shot recommended for entering college freshman living in dorms

§ Sickle Cell screening test recommended for NCAA Division I athletes

 

For more information on the above vaccines, visit the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. The majority of the recommended vaccines are available at The Citadel's Infirmary. For further information , call 843 953 4827

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