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Immunization Requirements

To ensure the health and safety of our campus, immunization against communicable diseases is extremely important. The following vaccinations are required of all first-time freshmen and all transfer students:

  • MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) (Two doses)
  • Meningococcal Vaccine- required for all students who will be under the age of 21 at the date of matriculation.
  • Polio series
  • Tetanus (Td or Tdap)
  • Hepatitis B series

Documentation of these immunizations must be submitted to Potomac State prior to enrollment.

To download immunization form, click here. pdf

Please return completed immunization form to:

Potomac State College of WVU
Office of Enrollment Services
75 Arnold Street
Keyser, WV 26726
Telephone:   (304) 788-6820
FAX: (304) 788-6939

Additionally, the following immunizations are recommended prior to enrollment at WVU:

  • Varicella vaccine (chicken pox)
  • Tuberculosis screening
  • HEPATITIS A vaccine or combined HEPATITIS A&B vaccine
  • Annual Influenza vaccines
  • Pneumovax, if indicated
  • HPV series – Gardasil (for females and males)

Questions about any of the vaccinations and how they may be obtained should be addressed to the PSC Student Health Center at (304) 788-6913.

Acquiring Record of Prior Immunizations

Recommendations of resources for your immunization records:

Physician’s Office: Your pediatrician, doctor, or county health department may be able to provide you with a copy of your immunization records.

High School: Check with your high school. A copy of your immunization records would have been required prior to entrance.

Prior University/College: If you attended another university or college, contact the institution for a copy of your immunization record.

Military: If you were or are in the military, contact that military branch for a copy of your immunization record.

If your search is unsuccessful, contact the PSC Student Health Center at (304) 788-6913.