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Student Health Center

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  • Student Health Center
    202-885-3380
    Fax: 202-885-1222
    shc@american.edu
    McCabe, Room 1st Floor

    Summer & Semester Break Office Hours:

    8am-4:30pm
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

    9am-4:30pm
    Wednesday


    Fall & Spring Office Hours:

    9am-6pm
    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

    9:30am-6pm
    Wednesday

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Forms

SHC Forms

Medical work often requires forms. Below you’ll find descriptions of the most commonly needed or required forms for the Student Health Center. In this tab, you’ll find links to the documents themselves.

Mandatory Immunization Form
University and the District of Columbia require that all students under the age of 26 show proof of the following immunizations:

1. One Tetanus and Diptheria booster given within the past ten years
2. Two vaccinations against Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) given after age one and at least 30 days apart
3. Two vaccinations against Varicella (Chickenpox) given at least 30 days apart, or a history of Chickenpox verified by titer results           
4. Three vaccinations against Hepatitis B, dose 2 given thirty days after dose 1, dose 3 given four months after dose 2
5. One Meningococcal (Meningitis) vaccine for students living in residence halls

Meningitis Waiver Form
Student living in university-sponsored housing who do not wish to receive the meningitis vaccination can sign the meningitis waiver form stating they are aware of the risks of the disease and do not wish to be vaccinated.

Personal Health History Form
This form is filled out during your first visit to the Student Health Center.

Release of Medical Records Form
If you need a copy of your medical record, a Release of Medical Records form must be filed. This allows the Student Health Service to provide you or the health care facility of your choice the specified portion of your medical record. There is a fee for this service. The first 10 pages are $1 per page, anything over 15 pages is $15.

Women's Health History Form
This form is filled out prior to a routine gynecological examination.