Health Services

Potter Building, 6 Butterfield Road, Kingston, RI, 02881 Email: health@uri.edu Phone: (401) 874-2246

Immunizations

Rhody receiving his flu shot!

Rhody receiving his flu shot!

R.I. State law requires proof of immunity for:

  • Rubella (German Measles): Two (2) MMR shots required (or positive titer).
  • Mumps: Two (2) MMR shots required (or positive titer).
  • Rubeola (Measles): Two (2) MMR shots required (or positive titer).
  • Tdap: One (1) dose of Tdap required in lifetime (not to be confused with childhood DTaP vaccine).
  • Tetanus, Diphtheria (Td):  A Td booster dose is recommended within the last ten years.
  • Hepatitis B Series: Three (3) shots required (or positive titer).
  • Meningitis (MCV4):  One (1) dose required within the last five (5) years if under 22 years old.
  • Varicella (Chickenpox): Two (2) shots required (or positive titer or a signed statement from your healthcare provider stating that you have a history of chickenpox after 12 months of age). 

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 Immunization Forms

Vaccines Available at URI Health Services:

  • Flu
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatits B
  • Gardasil (HPV)
  • Menactra (Meningitis)
  • Meningitis B (Bexsero and Trumenba)
  • MMR
  • Pneumonia
  • Polio
  • Rabies
  • Tdap/Td (Tetanus)
  • Typhoid
  • Varicella

Flu vaccine during flu season at no cost.

Tuberculosis Skin Test (PPD ) can also be performed at Health Services.

Please contact us for pricing for available vaccines at 401-874-2246.

Note: Some programs/majors might have additional immunization requirements. Please check with your Academic or Dean’s office for details.

Should you have any questions regarding immunizations, please contact our Immunization Office at 401-874-4612 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

 

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