Immunization Requirements

Student Health Services

Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Harper 1034, Ground Floor
Omaha, Nebraska 68178
Phone: (402) 280-2735
Fax:  (402) 280-1859

Academic Year

Monday 8:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-6:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-6:30pm
Thursday: 10:00am-4:30pm
Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

Fall Break/Spring Break/Summer

Mon through Fri 8:00am-4:30pm

 

Immunization Requirements

Creighton University has immunization requirements for all students registered for classes on campus to protect the health and well-being of our campus community. 

New/Transfer students

  • View immunization requirements here.
  • Immunization data must be filed by July 1st prior to moving into residential housing.
  • Students are to enter immunization data and upload supporting documentation via the secure patient portal the Bird House.  
  • Communication regarding compliancy status will be sent to the student's Creighton email account.
  • Click here for tips on locating your immunization records.

Health Science Students

  • Students registered in a health science program (Dentistry, EMS, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy) must complete ALL Health Science requirements, except for seasonal flu vaccine, BEFORE classes begin unless instructed otherwise by the school/program. 
  • This video reviews services provided by Student Health and the requirements we help monitor for the university. 
  • What is a 2-step PPD skin test?  Click here to learn more.

VACCINE RECORDS

If you are a current student, here are the steps for obtaining your vaccine record via BirdHouse

If you are a former student, request a copy of your immunization record using your NEST account.

  • Use Immunization Tracker in your NEST account (http://thenest.creighton.edu).
  • Record requests are processed daily during regular business hours and usually within 24 hours of the request.


* ATTENTION RESIDENTIAL STUDENTS:  Students who fail to meet the immunization compliance deadlines results in the following:

  • July 1st: Registration hold
  • August 1st: $150 fine (refundable until September 4th)

If you have questions regarding the immunization requirements, email Tina Penney, CMA, LRT, Compliance Coordinator, Campus Health Outreach-Immunizations@creighton.edu.