For Graduate/CCS Students

If you are a P/T Graduate or P/T Continuing Studies student you are required to:

  • Submit official documentation of immunization twice against the Mumps, Measles, and Rubella (MMR) virus.*
  • Read the Meningitis Vaccine Letter and download and complete the Vaccine Reporting form and return to: Rider University Student Health Services 2083 Lawrenceville Road Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648.  You may also fax the form to the Health Center at 609-895-5682.
  • Complete the American College Health Association Tuberculosis Screening form (Part 1).  If you answer "no" to all of the questions, no further action is necessary.  You do not need to return the form to the health center.  If you answer "yes" to any of the questions in Part 1, bring the entire form to your health care provider and have Part 2 and 3 completed.  The 3 page document should be forwarded to Rider University Student Health Services at the address below:
    Rider University Student Health Services
    2083 Lawrenceville Road
    Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

If you are a F/T Graduate student you are required to:

  • Submit official documentation of immunization twice against the Mumps, Measles, and Rubella (MMR) virus.*
  • Submit proof of Hepatitis B if you are taking 12 credits or more.*
  • Read the Meningitis Vaccine Letter and download and complete the Vaccine Reporting form and return to: Rider University Student Health Services 2083 Lawrenceville Road Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648.  You may also fax the form to the Health Center at 609-895-5682.
  • Complete the American College Health Association Tuberculosis Screening form (Part 1).  If you answer "no" to all of the questions, no further action is necessary.  You do not need to return the form to the health center.  If you answer "yes" to any of the questions in Part 1, bring the entire form to your health care provider and have Part 2 and 3 completed.  The 3 page document should be forwarded to Rider University Student Health Services at the address below:
    Rider University Student Health Services
    2083 Lawrenceville Road
    Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

If you will be living on campus, you must have the meningitis vaccine.

If you are a student who is receiving a certification and attending full-time:

  • you are exempt from the immunization requirement
  • you must show proof of insurance

Learn more about how to locate your immunizations

*This law does not apply to student receiving a certification, as these students do not receive a degree.  Effective 9/2013, per N.J.S.A. 18A:61D-1, students age 31 and older are not required to show proof of immunizations.  Proof of meningitis immunization will continue to be mandatory for all students residing on campus.

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