Immunization Requirements for Student Pharmacists

Congratulations and Welcome to UC Irvine!

UCI's Student Health Center manages verification of and compliance with health requirements for incoming Student Pharmacists on behalf of the School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences. To comply with UC's immunization requirements, ALL incoming UC students, including Student Pharmacists, are REQUIRED to obtain:

  • COVID-19 vaccination and a booster shot
  • Seasonal Flu vaccination received after August 1st
  • MMR, Varicella, Tdap, and Meningitis ACWY (4-VAX) vaccination
    • Blood titer results accepted for MMR and Varicella
  • Screening for Tuberculosis

In addition to these UC requirements, the School of Pharmacy requires that Student Pharmacists obtain:

  • Three (3) Hepatitis B vaccine series
    • Blood titer results are accepted
  • One dose of adult Tdap vaccine 
    • Td if more than ten (10) years since last Tdap 
  • TB testing on or after July 1st of your incoming year


Please visit the School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences webpage for incoming Student Pharmacists here for detailed information.