LU Policy Number: SA.035
Effective Date: 01/01/2020
Approval Date: 03/05/2020
Revised Date: N/A
Purpose: Sets forth Life University’s position on vaccination
Additional Authority: N/A
Scope: Employees (Staff & Faculty), All Students (UG, GR and DC)
Approval Authority: President
Responsible Authority: Student Affairs
Life University does not require vaccinations for students, faculty or staff as part of application, matriculation or employment at Life University. However, Life University provides all students residing in campus housing with important information regarding meningococcal disease and methods of reducing the risk of the disease.
You can find more information about the State of Georgia’s laws and policies related to immunizations and exemptions at the National Vaccine Information Center. To learn more about meningitis and vaccine, visit the web sites for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the American College Health Association, and the National Meningitis Association.
The United States government may require certain immunizations, inoculations and/or vaccinations as a requirement for residency or student visa status. Individuals seeking residency or student visa status should contact the Department of State for additional information.