Immunization Requirements

Recommended Immunization Schedules for Persons Aged 0Through 18 Years
UNITED STATES, 2016

Immunization Requirements

Compliance with Texas State Immunization law is required for school attendance. Any student who is not in compliance will be excluded until the required immunization(s) or proof of exemption is received.

Click below to view immunization requirements for students in grades K-12

http://dshs.texas.gov/immunize/school/school-requirements.aspx

Click below to view immunization requirements for pre-kindergarten students

http://dshs.texas.gov/immunize/school/child-care-requirements.aspx

Click here to view frequently asked immunization requirements

http://dshs.texas.gov/immunize/school/school-requirements-faq.aspx

Clink below to find out where to get immunizations in your area

http://dshs.texas.gov/immunize/tvfc/info-for-parents.aspx

Exemptions to Immunization Requirements:

Chapter §97.62 of the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) describes the conditions under which individuals can seek exemptions from Texas immunization requirements. Exclusions from compliance are allowable on an individual basis for medical contraindications, reasons of conscience, including a religious belief, and active duty with the armed forces of the United States.

Click below to view frequently asked questions about conscientious exemption from immunizations

 

Q&A exemption for reasons of conscience

 

Click here to print a sample request for exemption from immunization for reasons of conscience

 

Click below to complete an on-line request for exemption from immunization for reasons of conscience.

https://corequest.dshs.texas.gov/

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