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Health Requirements


Stony Brook Health Requirements

Stony Brook University's COVID-19 policies are available on the Stronger Together website.  Students are responsible for reviewing these policies prior to arriving on campus.  Failure to comply with COVID-19 safety directives regarding wearing face masks/covering, social distancing, and other specific residence hall-related expectations will be addressed through the University's Community Standards process.

The COVID-19 pandemic situation is ongoing and dynamic. Stony Brook University must follow the rules and regulations set forth by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC), State of New York, and State University of New York (SUNY) system.  These requirements are subject to change.  GSI will make every effort to inform students of major changes to the program or Stony Brook University's arrival requirements as they occur.  Students are responsible for checking the GSI and Stronger Together websites regularly for new updates.  Any questions should be directed to

Immunization Requirements

Stony Brook University Requirements

The following immunizations and health forms are required for all students studying at Stony Brook University, and must be submitted prior to course registration:

  1. Measles, Mumps, & Rubella (MMR)
  2. Meningitis Response
  3. Covid-19 with booster as you become eligible

Copies of your immunization form or immunization history must be digitally uploaded to the Wolfie Health Portal.  You will not be able to register for courses if you have not submitted proof of immunization.



SBU Immunization Requirements

Wolfie Health Portal


United States Travel Requirements

Effective November 8, 2021, all foreign nationals traveling to the US are required to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination status prior to flying to the US.  Airlines are responsible for verifying vaccination status and proof of a pre-departure negative COVID test results for all those boarding flights to the US. Students who have questions or wish to request an exemption should review the Travel.State.Gov FAQ page or contact their airline directly.