Health Forms & Requirements

Prior to check-in, the university and Florida Department of Health requires that all new, full-time students (both on-campus residents and commuters) submit documented proof of the following:

  • A physical exam performed within one year of entrance date including the physician's signature, address and date of the exam
    Download and complete Examination Form 2 (84K PDF), which must be signed by a physician. If you are under 18 you must also include the signature of a parent or guardian.
  • If you plan to compete on one of our athletic teams, physical exam Form 2A (57K PDF) must also be completed
  • Tetanus-Diphtheria booster within the last 10 years (required)
  • Negative TB test or chest x-ray within the last year is required for entering students who are from highly endemic countries or have been residents in the United States for less than 5 years.
  • Two MMRs: measles, mumps, rubella vaccine (required)
  • Hepatitis B vaccine series (required)
  • Chicken Pox vaccine (required if not previously infected)
  • Meningitis vaccine (required)
  • Hepatitis A vaccine (strongly recommended)
  • Emergency contact person with phone number

All medical information is confidential and will not be released without your written consent, unless otherwise required by law.

Severe allergic/chronic medical conditions
You should also submit your physician's documentation of any allergic or chronic medical conditions to the Center for Academic Support. If you have been identified as being prone to anaphylaxis (severe allergic reaction) you may authorize the university to administer epinephrine in an emergency.

Although this information may have been shared with other university personnel, students must notify the Center for Academic Support of severe allergies or chronic medical conditions immediately following Registration. For more information, contact the Center for Academic Support at 305-892-7073 or 305-892-5331.