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Health Insurance and Immunization Info

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Health Insurance

You must have medical insurance while you are a student at Boston College.  If you will be covered through someone else's policy, you can log into the Agora Portal and waive your medical insurance requirement (You can find the waiver option under My Services:  Account and Personal Information:  Medical Insurance.  If you do not waive this requirement, you will be charged for the Boston College Student Health Insurance Plan.

Health Insurance Plan Description

Immunization Forms

Your immunization information is a critical component of your medical record. Massachusetts State Laws require college students to obtain immunizations based on whether you are considered a full or part-time student. Once you have determined your credit status please download the appropriate forms, complete and submit to University Health Services.

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires that all full-time graduate students (students registered for 9 or more credit hours) must must be complient with Immunization Requirements as listed on the following website:

Click here to view all other Heath History and Immunization Forms, includring required forms for part-time and full-time students. 

Please send the completed form, signed by a physician in the appropriate place, to:

Boston College
Health Services, Room 005
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

If you would like to drop off the completed form at the office, University Health Services is located at St. Thomas More Apartments (2150 Commonwealth Ave.). The entrance is facing St. Thomas More Rd. 

If you have questions regarding the immunization requirements, please contact the Health Services Office directly at 617-552-3225.

The information you submit will be maintained by the University Health Services in the strictest confidence and will provide the basic data essential to your care. Their privacy policy is posted on /offices/uhs/ along with forms to download.

Log on to Agora

The Agora Portal is BC's student intranet system.  You can access your student account, update personal information, register for classes, and check your grades. 

Contact the Graduate Office

For any incoming student questions, please feel free to contact the Graduate Office for help: or (617) 552-4214.

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