University of Nebraska-Lincoln Health Requirements for New Students
You must show proof of:
- Two rubeola measles/MMR immunizations OR
- A positive rubeola lab result - a blood test that looks for antibodies to measles, mumps, and rubella to determine if you are immune to the diseases
If you have questions or concerns about this requirement, call 402.472.1621.
To complete the health requirement online in your MyRed account:
If you are unable to submit yourimmunization record online:
- Fax: 402.472.7333 OR
- E-mail: Pre-Enrollment Health Requirement (firstname.lastname@example.org) OR
- Bring a copy of your immunization record with you to NSE
If your immunization record can't be found:
Have a rubeola blood test drawn at the University Health Center. This blood test will look for antibodies to measles, mumps and rubella to determine if you are immune to the diseases. An appointment to have the test done is not required. Walk-in during business hours. A negative test result requires two rubeola measles/MMR immunizations.
Meningococcal Vaccine Available at the University Health Center
Meningococcal disease is a rare infection with potentially devastating results. The vaccine is recommended for first year students living in university residences, but is not required by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
To make an appointment to receive your meningococcal vaccine, call 402.472.5000.