Meningococcal Meningitis Vaccination required before registering for classes - Effective January 1, 2012.
Students who are 30 years old or older are exempt. More Limited Exceptions/Exemptions.
An MV record administered within the five-year period immediately preceding and at least 10 days prior to the first semester enrolled or re-enrolled must be submitted to Registrar Office.
Primary care physicians normally offer the meningitis vaccine. The price of the vaccine depends on your insurance coverage and your physician's practice. Some insurance plans require a co-payment for preventative vaccinations; others may cover the full cost.
The Tarrant County Public Health Department (TCPHD) also offers meningitis vaccinations for patients when their supplies allow. Before you go, please contact the Tarrant County Health Centers for information about the availability and cost of their vaccines.
Area health care clinics and pharmacies may also offer the vaccine.