Exemptions


1) New incoming students to ETSU who have received one MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) and one Varicella (chicken pox) vaccination may complete the One Semester Immunization Exemption Form and return it to the Registrar's Office so they may be able to register for a full time class load. (Available at the Registrar's Office or online at
http://www.etsu.edu/reg/documents/PDF/Immunization_form.pdf

2) Pregnant or Breastfeeding students may complete the Medical Waiver for Immunizations form accompanied with signed medical documentation and submitted to the Student/University Health Services for temporary exemption.
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3) Students who are allergic or have medical conditions preventing them from receiving these vaccinations may complete a Medical Waiver for Immunizations form accompanied with signed medical documentation and submitted to the Student/University Health Services for exemption.

4) Students who are taking exclusive online and distance-learning courses only are exempt from the Varicella requirements, but must complete the Online Only Immunization Exemption form each semester and file it with the Registrar's Office. Available at the Registrar's Office or online at:
http://www.etsu.edu/reg/documents/DOC/online_classes_ONLY_Immunization_Waiver.docx