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Infectious Disease Policy (including COVID-19)

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy Update 2023

Rosemont College strongly recommends that students and employees stay current, including any booster recommendations, however, vaccination is no longer required.

The vaccine for COVID-19 continues to be strongly recommended for all community members; however, the COVID-19 vaccine will no longer be a requirement for attendance at the College due to the high level of community immune protection, either via vaccine or prior illness. The vaccine has been proven effective in avoiding severe illness and death from the COVID-19 virus, and we strongly recommend that all members of this community follow the advice of the CDC and take advantage of the most current guidelines and recommendations. 

Rosemont's Infectious Disease Vaccination and Testing Requirements


All new students are required to show evidence of having been immunized against the following infectious diseases:

  • Tetanus & Diphtheria
  • Measles/Mumps/Rubella (MMR #1)
  • Polio
  • Hepatitis B
  • Varicella
  • Meningococcal Meningitis (required unless waiver approved)

Optional but Highly Encouraged

  • COVID-19


  • HPV Vaccine

May Be Requested for At-Risk Students

  • Tuberculosis test