All students entering 太阳城网址 for the first time (including transfers), 再次入院, or living in University Housing must meet the immunization requirements of the 高等教育机构 in the state of Mississippi. This policy applies to the admission process for undergraduate and graduate students. 需要完整的免疫记录, unconditional and conditional admittance into 太阳城网址. A student missing said immunization records will therefore be unable to register for classes until the immunization forms are submitted and the conditions for admission are satisfied.
根据国际hl政策和细则第605节, 符合要求, students must provide proof of current documentation of the following immunizations:
麻疹免疫证明, 流行性腮腺炎, and rubella is required (two doses of the MMR vaccine) of all students, unless exempt because of (a) actual or suspected pregnancy (measles or rubella vaccines are not required for females who are pregnant; if pregnancy is suspected, a valid certificate of medical exception from a health provider is required until pregnancy is resolved), (b)医疗禁忌证, 或者(c) 1957年以前出生. Temporary waivers may be granted for students enrolled in distance learning courses and/or programs where their time on campus is limited to a minimum number of hours as determined by the admitting IHL institution.
Proof of hepatitis B vaccination is required for students who are involved in health education programs that cause them to be potentially exposed to blood or other bodily fluids.
Proof of test screening for tuberculosis by chest x‐ray and interferon gamma release assays (IGRA) performed in the United States prior to the start of classes is required for all international students.
Acceptable documentation consists of one or more of the following for domestic and international students for the Measles, 流行性腮腺炎, 风疹和乙型肝炎:
- Copy of your immunization records from high school or another postsecondary institution
- 免疫接种纪录副本(表格编号. 121-C) from an approved medical provider such as local health department, 医生, 或者当地的免预约诊所.
- 免疫接种记录应注明月份, 接种疫苗的日期和年份
- Completion of the USI Student Immunization form with doctor’s signature
- International students are required to report to a medical facility after arrival in the U.S. to undergo a Chest X-ray and Interferon Gamma Release Assays (blood test).
- Copy of results must be reported on official letterhead of the medical facility with doctor’s signature.
- 学生 should not report to the University or travel on campus until these screening results have been submitted.
- Continuing international students must have evidence of their TB screening beginning spring 2016 and interferon gamma release assays as pre-condition to scheduling or enrolling in classes beginning spring 2017. 无论哪种情况, under no circumstances shall any international student attend any class(es) or occupy any housing facilities without proof of test screening, 严格遵守§605.C.
- The only acceptable screenings for international students are the chest x-ray and the interferon gamma release assays (blood test). International students accepted for admission must have the appropriate documentation of tests performed in the United States prior to finalizing post-arrival procedures for reporting.
- 可接受的测试结果为“阴性”. 实验室报告必须说明结果. Individuals who screen positive will not be allowed to attend classes or be present on the campus until clearance is determined by the Mississippi State Department of 健康. Test results hand delivered must be submitted in a sealed envelope from the medical provider.
- 学生 will receive notification of compliance once test results have been submitted.
- 学生 in 健康 related fields may be required to meet additional immunization screening based on program requirements.
Immunization records are permanently kept in a secure digital file and accessible to school officials, IHL代表, and health officials of the Mississippi State Department of 健康 upon request.
政策评估:The Director of 招生 and Director of 研究生学习 are responsible for review of this policy with 保健和残疾服务 every five years or whenever health record updates are required to include new or revised policies and procedures.学生 can scan and email or mail Immunization Record to the following:Preferred Methods
- 邮寄:卫生署 & 残疾人服务, 罗文豪健康服务中心, 太阳城网址, 1000 ASU驱动器#779, Lorman, MS 39096
亲自前往:卫生署 & 残疾人服务, 罗文豪健康服务中心, 太阳城网址, 1000 ASU驱动器#779, Lorman, MS 39096