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The University of Maine requires the submission of official immunization records prior to enrollment.

State of Maine Requirements

Maine Law requires all degree-seeking students and full-time, non-degree students born after December 31, 1956 to provide the following proof of immunization:

  • One (1) dose of Tetanus/Diphtheria (Td or Tdap) received within the last ten (10) years.
  • Two (2) doses of Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) received after (not on) the first birthday.  If measles immunization was done prior to 1968, students must provide proof it was done with a live virus.

The University of Maine strongly recommends students receive immunization against Meningitis, but it is not required.  Students who have received a Meningitis vaccination should forward documentation to the address below.

Official Immunization Records

Immunization records must indicate the date of immunization and are REQUIRED to be signed or stamped from one of the following sources:

  • Healthcare provider
  • High school
  • Military base
  • Previous college

Titre tests with positive results for immunity to Measles, Mumps and Rubella are accepted as long as they are signed or stamped and clearly indicate immunity to all three diseases.

Contact Information

Students should mail or fax copies of their immunization documents to:

Shared Processing Center
PO Box 412
Bangor ME 04402-0412
Fax: (207) 561-3450

Direct any immunization questions to the Office of Student Records at (207) 581-4005 or via email to immunizations@umit.maine.edu.

For non-immunization, health-related questions or on-campus medical needs, please visit the Cutler Health Center website, or call (207) 581-4000.

To view a complete copy of Maine Law Statutory Authority 22 M.R.S.A. §6359 Amended February 27, 2008, Filing 2008-93, please visit: Chapter 262: Rules and Regulations Post-secondary School Immunization Required.

 


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