Incoming college and university students are required to receive one dose of meningococcal vaccine prior to attending school to combat bacterial meningitis (meningococcal disease).

The Texas Department of State Health Services Immunization Branch, in consultation with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB), built this site as a resource to help students navigate the meningococcal vaccine requirements. Please read the information provided, and remember...

Vaccines aren't just for kids!