What vaccinations are required to attend Pace University?

Required Vaccinations


Acceptable proof of immunization must include one or more of the following:

Record of vaccination documenting:

  • Two (2) doses of measles given after your first birthday and at least 28 days apart (the first dose is considered Day 0)

  • Mumps: 1 dose after first birthday
  • Rubella: 1 dose after first birthday


A report of the results of a blood antibody titer test, for immunity for measles, mumps and rubella. All students must provide exact dates of receiving the MMR vaccine or a copy of the immune titer.


Students must document that they either have received the meningitis vaccine within the last 5 years or have declined to receive it. Students that decline the vaccine must complete and submit a meningitis waiver signed by the student or student’s parent or guardian, via the University Health Care Patient Portal. The meningitis waiver can be found on the University Health Care Patient Portal under "forms."


Three COVID-19 vaccinations have been granted Emergency Use Authorization to date by the US Food and Drug Administration: Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson. Documentation of any of the three will be acceptable for students to fully satisfy the COVID-19 vaccination requirement.

For students who may be receiving vaccinations outside of the US, the University will accept documentation of COVID-19 vaccines for which the World Health Organization has issued an Emergency Use Listing. Anyone not vaccinated will participate in a more rigorous COVID-19 community testing schedule.

The medical and religious exemption criteria for New York State Department of Health immunization requirements will apply to the COVID-19 vaccination requirement for the 2021-22 academic year. The University will follow the same exemption rules as outlined below. The religious exemption policy and forms are available under immunization forms. If you do not get vaccinated and do not have an approved exemption, you will not be permitted to physically access campus. To request a vaccine exemption for religious or medical reasons please submit a completed Religious Exemption form (PDF) or Medical Exemption form (PDF).To request an extension to comply with vaccine requirements, please submit a completed Extension Request Form (PDF). ​For members of the Elisabeth Haub School of Law, please submit the Law School Extension Request Form (PDF).


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