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COVID-19 Vaccination
Beginning April 15, 2021, every resident in California aged 16 and older will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination. Eligibility for the vaccine is not dependent on citizenship status. For eligibility and appointment availability, review COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout information.

The Claremont Colleges Student Health Services hosted a COVID-19 Vaccines Town Hall. Visit the SHS website to view the recording and or presentation.

CGU seeks to provide a safe and healthy environment to all on campus and encourages students to take an active role in their own health. All students are required to submit CGUʻs Medical History Report (under Entrance Physical section) and submit proof of vaccinations and immunizations (see required list below). To protect your privacy, all medical forms and inquires must be sent directly to Student Health Services at shsrecords@claremont.edu or uploaded to the SHS Box account.  For more information on medical documentation, please visit the Student Health Services website.

Required Vaccination:

  • Tuberculosis

Conditionally Required Vaccination:

  • COVID-19
    • The COVID-19 vaccination is conditional upon full approval of one or more vaccines by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as well as adequate availability of the fully approved vaccine(s). Upon full approval from the FDA and adequate availability, the COVID-19 vaccine will be required for all students. Until then, CGU will require the COVID-19 vaccine for students who plan to visit campus for the fall 2021 semester. Students must provide proof of vaccination, or approval for an exemption by August 1, 2021.

Recommended Immunizations and Vaccinations:

  • MMR (measles/mumps/rubella)*
  • Td or Tdap (tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis)*
  • Varicella (chickenpox)*
  • Influenza
  • Meningococcal
  • Human papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Polio

*Beginning Fall 2022, the following immunizations and vaccinations will be required: MMR, Td or Tdap and Varicella. Students who do not comply with the updated policy will have a registration hold added to their student account, preventing their ability register for spring 2023 courses