Child Care Programs, Schools and Post-Secondary Institutions

Statement on Legislation Removing Non-Medical Exemption from School Vaccination Requirements

On June 13, 2019, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed legislation removing non-medical exemptions from school vaccination requirements for children.

Immunization Requirements

Medical Exemptions

List of Susceptible Students Sample Templates

Child Care Programs and Pre-Kindergarten

Schools

Survey must be submitted by December 15, 2018 for the 2018-19 school year.

Post Secondary Institutions

Survey must be submitted by October 31, 2018 for the 2018-19 school year.

Camp Information

Other Related Information

Contact Information

  • For questions regarding child care programs, schools and post-secondary institutions contact the NYSDOH Bureau of Immunization's School Assessment and Compliance Unit:
    phone: 518-474-1944
    email: osas@health.ny.gov
  • New York City post-secondary institutions with questions regarding immunization requirements should contact the NYSDOH Bureau of Immunization's School Assessment and Compliance Unit at 518-474-1944.
  • New York City primary and secondary schools, Head Start programs, nursery schools and day care should direct all questions and requests for information to the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene at 347-396-2433.