Student Health Requirements-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Student Health Requirements-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Student Health Requirements

To protect their health and others within the campus community, students at Carnegie Mellon University are required to carry health insurance. Incoming students must meet these requirements before the deadlines for their first semester of enrollment.

The Silicon Valley campus does not have on-site medical or health care, but students have access to many clinics and facilities in the region. NASA Protective Services is available 24-7 for emergency response. 

Health Insurance — All full-time students

All full-time students at CMU-SV must have medical insurance that meets the university’s requirements. This can be purchased through the university's student medical insurance plan or provided by a private plan (such as a parent or spouse). All enrollment and waiver options are accessed through SIO. Part-time students are not required to carry health insurance but may be eligible to purchase insurance through CMU.


Incoming Student Immunization Recommendations

For your health and the well being of all students on campus, we recommend the following immunizations and vaccinations.  Please refer to your medical documentation or your local doctor to ask about the recommended immunizations or health concerns.

  1. MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella)
  2. Varicella  (Also known as chicken pox)
  3. Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis
  4. Hepatitis B
  5. Tuberculosis (TB) Screening/Testing

Full-time ECE students:

You must document that you have met the immunization requirements by completing an immunization form, as well as a tuberculosis (TB) screening form. Please complete the form below and bring it to your mandatory new student orientation.

ECE Supplemental Immunization form

Full-time III students:

You must document that you have met the immunization requirements by completing an immunization form, as well as a tuberculosis (TB) screening form. Please complete the form below and bring it to your mandatory new student orientation.

III Supplemental Immunization Form

Your One Medical Membership

As a CMU-SV student, you are also given a membership to One Medical. This will greatly assist you in navigating local health care. To enroll, please