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Immunization Requirements

All students attending Coastal Carolina University are required to meet the University's Immunization Requirements prior to registration; a copy of your immunization record must be provided to Student Health Services prior to your enrollment.  Please complete our health history/immunization form or submit a copy of your immunization record from your health care provider. Our health history/immunization form maybe downloaded at http://www.coastal.edu/media/studentaffairs/healthservices/pdf/Health%20History%20-%20Immunization.pdf . All health history/immunization records must be signed and verified by a physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, or stamped by the health care facility. Your immunization record must include the month, day and year vaccine was given.  All immunization and tuberculin skin test records must be submitted in English.

Health history/immunization and tuberculin records may be submitted via Online Student Health by registering at https://coastal.medicatconnect.com or records may be mailed to PO Box 261954, Conway, SC 29528 or faxed to 843-349-6546.  If you have any questions regarding immunization requirements, please call Student Health Services at 843-349-6543.

Required Immunizations:

  • M.M.R. (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)         
    • (2 doses required at least 28 days apart for students born  1957 or later and all health sciences students).
    • dose given at age 12 months or later.
    • dose given at least 28 days after first dose.
  • Tuberculin skin test (PPD or Mantoux) within the past 12 months for those students that live in a high risk international countries. Please refer to (http://www.stoptb.org/countries/tbdata.asp). If there is a history of a positive skin test, a chest  X-ray is required.
  • Residence hall students under 25 years of age must provide proof of meningococcal vaccine or sign the waiver/declination on the University Health History and Immunization Form.
  • Tetanus (DTap, DTP, DT, Td or Tdap) vaccination within the last ten years.

Recommended Immunizations:

  • Tuberculin skin test (PPD)
  • Hepatitis A (2 doses)
  • Hepatitis B (3 doses)
  • Varicella (chicken pox) - (2 doses)
  • Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine (HPV) (3 doses)
  • Influenza (flu)

Location

251 University Boulevard
Across the street from Baxley Hall
(east side of University Blvd)
click on map below

Mailing Address

Student Health Services
Coastal Carolina University
251 University Boulevard
Conway, South Carolina 29526

Telephone:  843-349-6543
Facsimile:    843-349-6546

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