Immunizations 

SPECIAL NOTE 

The University of North Florida will be CLOSED in observance of the following HOLIDAY:  

  • LABOR DAY - Monday, Sept. 5, 2016
  • VETERAN'S DAY - Friday, Nov. 11, 2016
  • THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY - Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 thru Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016
  • WINTER BREAK - Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016 thru Monday, Jan. 2, 2017 (resume normal business hours on Tuesday, January 3, 2017)
  • MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY – Monday, January 16, 2017
  • SPRING BREAK – Thursday, March 23, 2017 –thru Friday, March 24, 2017
  • MEMORIAL DAY – Monday, May 29, 2017
  • FOURTH OF JULY – Tuesday, July 4, 2017                        

Mission Statement

Our mission is to respond effectively to the most pressing needs of the University's students. It is consistent with the mission of the Division of Student Affairs by providing comprehensive programs to assist University of North Florida's diverse student population in their achievement of maximum health.

Immunization Requirement

All students born after 1956 must show proof of immunity to MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), either by giving proof of:

  • 2 MMR Immunizations, given after the 1st birthday,
  • 2 single doses of Measles and 1 dose of Rubella given after 1968, or
  • a positive result of a Measles and Rubella Titer.

Optional Immunizations:

Meningitis and Hepatitis B Vaccines are recommended but not mandatory. You may either provide proof of vaccination or opt to sign the waiver on our immunization form.

Ways to Submit Immunizations: 

Students may submit immunization records via:       

  • FAX - (904) 620-2901
  • E-MAIL - medical_compliance@unf.edu
  • U.S. MAIL - Medical Compliance, Student Health Services, 1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32224-7699
  • IN PERSON -  Medical Compliance, Bldg. 39A, Room 2100

Insurance Enrollment

 

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DON'T RUN OUT OF TIME!!!!

Take advantage of the 2016-2017 STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY!!

 

Open enrollment for ANNUAL AND FALL ONLY Coverage begins JULY 25th, 2016 and will end September , 2016. Don't miss out on the opportunity to set up a monthly payment plan for an entire year of excellent health coverage!

 

To enroll in the United HealthCare Plan, administered by Gallagher Student Health & Special Risk, go to their website: www.gallagherstudent.com/unf 

 

Additional Information:


 

 Health Insurance Marketplace/Affordable Care Act Information

 

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 Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplaces (Exchanges) Now Open

The Health Insurance Marketplaces established by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) opened October 1, 2013. These exchanges are intended to provide consumers with a new way to shop for, compare costs and coverage benefits, and enroll in insurance coverage. Visit www.healthcare.gov  for more information. 

 

Additionally, the White House Office of Public Engagement has provided an important summary ACA 101: Health Insurance Marketplace Outreach and Enrollment Toolkit for Colleges, Universities, and Community Colleges for your review and dissemination as appropriate. Please also note that under the ACA, college-sponsored student health insurance plans also remain an option for coverage of students.

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions For Students and Campus Administrators

Please click the following link for more information on the Healthcare Exchanges and Marketplaces.

Exchange FAQ