Can My College Require Me to Get Vaccinated Against Covid-19?

Elemental published an extremely thorough guide to the Covid-19 vaccine, answering every possible question. The FAQ will be updated and added to as the vaccine process continues. The Blog will be featuring a few questions throughout the month.

Can my college or university require me to get vaccinated against Covid-19?

Most people think of public school when it comes to immunization requirements, but higher education institutions are increasingly considering requirements beyond the usual vaccines required in public school. [Dorit Reiss, PhD, professor of law at the University of California Hastings Law School] mentioned a recent case in which a judge ruled that a college’s flu vaccine requirement was constitutional, though, again, it may only be so after a vaccine has received full Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval.

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