What are the pre-entrance requirements for students?
completed health record must include: medical history, a physical by a
health care provider, the following immunizations: Tet/Diph, MMR (2
after one year of age) and polio vaccine (four dates required) and a TB skin test (Mantoux)
within 12 months of arriving on campus, a hepatitis B vaccine series
(recommended) and a meningitis vaccine (recommended, available at Health
Center after September 15). Information will be sent to parents before classes start.
Download the Student Health Record form (PDF).
If I can't get the needed immunizations, can I get them at the Health Center?
Yes, for a fee, but it is required to get them before school starts.
If I am an athlete, do I still need a pre-entrance physical even though I'll get a sports physical?
Yes, Otterbein records must be complete before sports participation can occur.
If I have other questions, who can I call?
Call or email Lee Ann Bowers in the Health Center at (614) 823-1345 or fax (614) 823-1786.