Prematriculation Requirements

When you enter Luther College for the first time and take six hours of credit or more, a medical record must be submitted on forms provided by Health Service prior to final registration.

A complete medical health record includes:

  • Physical examination within one year prior to attending Luther (Sports physicals are not acceptable)  (International students will be given a T.B. skin test after arrival at Luther, before attending their first class)
  • Health history
  • Signed Confidential Sharing Agreement and Consent for Treatment form

Immunizations must be current:

  • Tetanus/diphtheria primary series dates and booster within 10 years
  • Measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) at 15 months or after and one booster
  • Polio primary series and one booster
  • Chicken pox vaccine if no evidence of disease
  • Hepatitis A and hepatitis B series are advised
  • Meningococcal vaccine should be considered.

In the event of an outbreak, those students not immunized by that disease will be asked to leave campus.

Please include a copy of immunization record. Private health insurance information must be included. Registration is not complete until Health Service receives your student health evaluation record.