July 1, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has listed Fairfield, Hartford, New London, Tolland, and Windham Counties in Low/Green the as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Litchfield, Middlesex and New Haven Counties are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents who live in the Medium /Yellow counties who are at a high risk for severe illness, should talk to their health care provider about whether to wear a mask and take other precautions. These residents should stay up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

Required Immunizations for College Students

Full-time or matriculating students born after December 31, 1956 who are attending higher education programs in Connecticut must have the following immunizations:

  • Measles (2 doses)

  • Mumps (2 doses)

  • Rubella (2 doses)

  • Varicella (2 doses)

  • Meningococcal (1 dose if residing on-campus)

For a link to laws and exemptions related to required immunizations for college students, click here.

 

 

For more information or to contact the Immunization Program, please call:
860-509-7929, during normal business hours, Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

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