Immunizations

Expanded Vaccine RequirementsPicture showing student being injected

Beginning in Fall 2016, the following vaccines are required for Miami University Oxford students: 

  • Tdap: One (1) adult dose in the last 10 years
  • Hepatitis B: Three (3) doses of Hepatitis B OR lab report confirming immunity
  • MMR: Two (2) doses of MMR (second one must have occurred on or after first birthday) OR Two (2) doses of Measles, Two (2) doses Mumps, and One (1) dose of Rubella OR lab reporting confirming immunity for each. 
  • Varicella: Two (2) doses of varicella OR Lab report confirming immunity
  • Polio: Four(4) doses of IPV or OPV. Only required for those students who will be younger than 18 at the start of the semester.
  • Menigococcal conjugate (ACWY): One (1) dose since age 16

Providing Evidence of Vaccinations

Incoming students will be able to provide evidence of vaccinations beginning June 1, 2017. 

Routine Immunizations

Routine immunizations are available at the Student Health Service. Routine immunizations include:

  • Influenza (flu shot)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Gardisal
  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
  • PPD (Tuberculin skin test)
  • TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
  • Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Tdap)
  • Varicella
  • Meningococcal (AWCY) - Menactra
  • Meningococcal Sero Group B (Trumemba and Bexsero)

Call 513-529-3000 to schedule an appointment.

Risks and Benefits of Immunizations

Visit the Center for Disease Control's Vaccine Safety page for information about immunization safety, benefits and risks. 

Travel Immunizations

Travel vaccines include all routine vaccinations and the following:

  • Hepatitis A (Havrix)
  • Hepatitis A & B (Twinrix)
  • Injectable Polio (IPOL)
  • Typhoid
  • Yellow Fever