Immunizations

The university now recommends all students and staff receive certain immunizations.  The following lists the immunizations and who should receive them:

Immunization


Recommended For:

MMR

All college students born after 1956

Polio

International travelers to areas or countries where polio is epidemic or endemic

Varicella

Any student who has not had the Chicken Pox

Tdap
(Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis)

All college students

Hepatitis A

Those traveling to countries where Hepatitis A is moderately or highly endemic

Hepatitis B

All college students

Meningococcal Meningitis

All college students

Influenza

All members of a campus community

For more information, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/spec-grps/college.htm

The following immunization shots are available at the BYU-Idaho Health Center:

Allergy Shot

  • Recurring (Patients need to bring their own serum)

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B

Combination Hepatitis A & B

Meningococcal Meningitis

MMR

Polio

Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis)

Typhoid

Influenza

The schedule for immunizations is limited. Please call the Health Center to make an appointment. If you are receiving immunizations for a mission, please bring a list of your past immunizations.

The Student Health Center does not provide childhood immunizations. Patients are referred to the District Seven Health Department for these services.

District Seven Health Department
314 North 3rd East
Rexburg, Idaho 83440
(208) 356-3239
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For more information, call (208) 496-9330