Certify Meningitis Vaccination Decision
Certify your meningitis vaccination decision online before registration begins.
Columbia students must make an informed decision about being vaccinated and certify their decision online. The process takes 2-3 minutes to complete.
Students must formally indicate their decision about being vaccinated before they will be permitted to register for classes. New York State public health law also requires that students receive information from their institutions about meningococcal meningitis and the vaccine that protects against most strains of the disease that can occur on university campuses.
30 Days Before Registration
Submit proof of MMR immunity at least 30 days before class registration.*
Certify your meningitis vaccination decision online before class registration.
*If admitted less than 30 days before registration, your ability to register will be on hold until your MMR documentation is received and processed.
2 Weeks Before Your School Orientation
Submit a photo online for your University ID card. You will be able to pick up your card when you arrive on campus.