Student Health Clinic

 

2021 Flu Shot Clinics

UNI Student Health Clinic is hosting walk-in clinics on campus between September 29th and October 21st.  Face coverings are required to receive a flu shot.  The Student Health Clinic will file a claim with student’s health insurance companies or for those without health insurance the cost of the flu shot is $30.  Please plan to attend one of these clinics to stay well this flu season.  Click on the link to view Flu Clinic dates, times, and locations.

 

Covid-19 Vaccine information

The Student Health Clinic will be offering Covid-19 vaccines throughout the fall 2021 semester on Thursday afternoons from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm and Friday mornings from 9:00 am - 11:00 am.  Please call the Covid-19 phone line at (319) 273-2100 to set up an appointment.  Walk-ins are welcome.  Students must remain at the clinic for 15-30 minutes after receiving the vaccine to monitor for any unexpected changes in their health or allergic reactions. 

All members of the campus community are strongly encouraged to receive a vaccination against COVID-19. Vaccination is the leading prevention strategy to protect individuals from COVID-19 disease and end the COVID-19 pandemic. Current COVID-19 vaccines authorized for use in the United States are safe, effective, and widely available. Learn more about the benefits of getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

 

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Health Requirements

MMR Requirement:

Immunization to measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) is a requirement for all students who attend UNI. To comply with this requirement all students must provide records documenting proof of TWO measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccinations. Please note all the immunization dates must include month, day and year.

Students who meet the following requirements are not required to provide immunization documentation:

  • Students born before January 1, 1957
  • Students enrolled in online or off-campus courses only. Should students seek to enroll in an on-campus course, they must comply with the immunization requirements.
  • Military exemption, the student must provide a copy of their military ID or copy of their DD 214 papers.

We request that you submit your immunization records as soon as possible.  This documentation is mandatory for all new students and must be on file and in compliance by the tenth day of the first term enrolled at UNI.  If students are not in compliance, a $30 late fee will be assessed and a hold will be placed on the students' accounts preventing them from registering for the following semester. If you have questions regarding these requirements call 319-273-2009 and press option #1.

For medical or religious exemption from the University of Northern Iowa immunization requirements please refer to the Iowa Department of Public Health Immunization Requirements webpage.

Meningococcal Vaccine:

We also collect information on vaccinations for meningococcal disease.  We strongly recommend that students receive the meningococcal vaccine.  You can visit the CDC’s website, www.cdc.gov, for more information about the vaccine. 

If a student chooses not to receive the meningococcal vaccine, please complete and sign the UNI Health Requirements Information Form and send along with a copy of the student’s immunization record.

Please mail or fax the documentation to:

UNI Student Health Clinic
Attn: Immunization Office
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0221

Fax:(319) 273-7030

Email:immunizations@uni.edu

 

If you would like additional information regarding either vaccine, please feel free to contact the UNI Student Health Clinic at (319) 273-2009 and/or your personal physician.

When submitting your immunization information please include:

Student’s Name
Student’s UNI ID Number

International Student Requirements: 

International Travel Requirements - Covid-19

The University of Northern Iowa requires that all international students traveling from outside of the US follow the International Travel Requirement Guidelines when arriving on-campus.  

International Student Health Insurance 

The University of Northern Iowa requires that all International students participate in a qualifying health insurance plan.

International Student Health Requirements

Print and complete listed immunization record for international students.  These forms will be required as a part of a mandatory completed health screening during the orientation session.

Health Requirements/Immunization Verification Form (International Students only)
Health Requirements - English (pdf)
Health Requirements - Arabic (pdf)
Health Requirements - Chinese (pdf)
Health Requirements - French (pdf)
Health Requirements - Japanese (pdf)
Health Requirements - Korean (pdf)
Health Requirements - Portuguese (pdf)
Health Requirements - Spanish (pdf)
Health Requirements - Turkish (pdf)

Accreditation

The Student Health Clinic is an AAAHC accredited facility. We participate in a voluntary site survey to measure the quality of our services and performance against nationally recognized standards of The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.

Accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, INC