Student Health Center
Policies
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    Mandatory Immunizations For Undergraduates

    Any student attending as an Undergraduate must provide proof of current and up to date immunizations. The University requires a Tetanus shot (within the past 10 years), the MMR series (2 doses) and the Hepatitis B series (3 doses).

    Health Insurance Requirement and Waiver

    Seattle University requires all full-time (enrolled in 12 or more credits) undergraduates to have health insurance. Seattle University contracts the Student Health Insurance Plan through Wells Fargo Insurance Services.

    Medical Excuse Note Policy

    Our office does not provide medical excuses for illness, injury or mental health problems that may lead to missed class, exams or academic deadlines. For our full policy, please click here: Medical Excuse Policy

    Meningococcal Disease and Vaccine Availability

    Meningococcal disease is a potentially life-threatening bacterial infection that can lead to meningococcal meningitis, an inflammation of the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord, or meningococcal septicemia, an infection of the blood.

    MRSA and Staph Information

    Records Requests

    Students may request a copy of their medical records by submitting a Consent to Release form to our office. By law, we have 15 days from the day we receive the request to disclose records to where the student specifies on their form. Requests are processed in the order they are received.

    Prescription Medication Refills

    To request a prescription refill, you will need to call your pharmacy and have them submit a request by fax. Please allow 48 hours for prescription refills to be completed by the Student Health Center. Requests submitted on Friday will be addressed the following week. Our fax number is (206) 296-6089.