Immunization Information

Michigan Tech highly recommends that students have the following vaccinations before arriving to campus:

  • COVID-19 vaccine
  • Meningococcal Quadrivalent (A,C,Y, W-135) - initial dose at 11-12 years of age, booster at 16 years of age
  • Serogroup B Meningococcal - consider ages 16-23 (2 or 3 doses based on brand given)
  • Tetanus/ Diphtheria/Pertussis - primary series and booster within the last ten years)
  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) - two doses
  • Chickenpox (Varicella) - two doses if you have not had the chickenpox
  • Hepatitis A - 2 doses
  • Hepatitis B - 3 doses
  • HPV-Human Papillomavirus (Men and Women) - 3 doses for students 11-26
  • Influenza (Flu) - Annually
    • Flu Shot clinics are held on campus a few times a year and Flu Shots are provided (insurance will be billed).  For more information on clinic dates and times email Whitney Boroski (
  • Polio - Primary Series completed

For more information on immunizations, see the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.