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Coastal Bend College makes immediate changes to immunization policy in line with new state law

Beginning Spring 2012 semester, a new state law requires all students entering institutions of higher education to show evidence of receiving a bacterial meningitis vaccination or booster dose during the five year period prior to enrollment and not less than ten days before the first day of the semester. Entering students include transfer students from other colleges and returning or continuing students who have had a break in enrollment of at least one fall or spring semester. For more information about immunization requirements, contact the Velma Elizalde, CBC Dean of Students Services at (361) 354-2301.

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Meningitis vaccination required for dorm, apartment students

Coastal Bend College has updated its policy on Bacterial Meningitis vaccination in accordance with recent changes to the Texas Education Code. All students new to CBC, residing in on-campus dorms and apartments, are now required to show proof of vaccination at least ten days prior to taking up residence on campus. This includes first-time freshman and transfer students. For more information on Coastal Bend College policy on communicable diseases, please contact Velma Elizalde, Dean of Student Services, at (361) 354-2304 or velmae@coastalbend.edu.

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Meningitis vaccination required for dorm, apartment students

Coastal Bend College has updated its policy on Bacterial Meningitis vaccination in accordance with recent changes to the Texas Education Code. All students new to CBC, residing in on-campus dorms and apartments, are now required to show proof of vaccination at least ten days prior to taking up residence on campus. This includes first-time freshman and transfer students. For more information on Coastal Bend College policy on communicable diseases, please contact Roxanne Aguirre, Student Life Coordinator, at (361) 354-2721 or raguirre@coastalbend.edu.

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