Required Health Documentation

Health Requirements

All new full time students attending St. Lawrence University are required to submit the following documents for their student health file so they arrive on campus no later than JULY 20th.  

General Health History Form

This form is to be completed by the student only.  Incomplete forms will not be accepted. Please feel free to elaborate on any significant health issues on a separate page and attach.

Comprehensive Physical Exam Form

This form is to be completed and signed by your health care provider.  A physical exam is required and must be recorded on our form and dated within 12 months of your arrival to campus. Incomplete forms cannot be accepted.

Vaccination and Tuberculosis Screening Record

Please ask your health care provider to complete this form and request that all vaccinations andTB test results are properly recorded and up to date. This form must be signed and dated by your health care provider. We will accept an attached vaccination record as long as all vaccination and PPD requirements are up to date. It must be legible and signed by a health care provider.

Note: Although you may be considered low risk for TB, the date and result of a recent PPD (TB skin test) is required. The test has to be dated within 6 months of your arrival to campus.  If your PPD result is positive, please attach a recent chest xray reportIf previously vaccinated with BCG, you are still required to have a recent PPD administered.

Meningitis Response Form

This form must be completed by the student and returned if you have chosen not to receive the meningitis vaccination. We are required by New York State law to include this form in your student health file if you have refused the vaccine. The meningitis vaccination is not required, but is recommended for all college students living on campus.

Privacy Practices Form

Federal law prohibits the release of your medical records, if you are 18 years of age or older, to anyone without your written consent. You are required to read the Notice of Privacy information and sign the Privacy Practices form found on the last page.

You will not be able to check into your room or attend classes until all forms have been received and all health requirements have been met.

For confidentiality purposes, all health forms should be placed in an envelope and addressed directly to:

Diana B. Torrey ’82 Health & Counseling Center, St. Lawrence University, 76 Park Street., Canton, NY  13617

Please allow at least 10 days for the mail to reach us and be processed.

Varsity Student-Athletes
If you are a varsity student-athlete please go to the Sports Medicine webpage on the St. Lawrence Athletics website to complete all required medical forms to participate in intercollegiate athletics at St. Lawrence University.  A link to the website is here: http://www.saintsathletics.com/sports/2013/7/24/medicine.aspx?tab=sportsmedicine