Which colleges and universities currently require the Meningitis B vaccine? And where have there been past cases?

MenB is more common among those 16-23, and is 5+ times more likely in college students. Yet few colleges are requiring the Meningitis B vaccine. There are 5,300 colleges and universities, and more than 30,000 high schools in the United States. We only know of 42 schools currently requiring Meningitis B vaccination.

(PURPLE B) Schools requiring MEN B vaccination   

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Aquinas College
Ball State University 
Bucknell University (past MenB cases)
Butler University
California University of Pennsylvania
Calvin College
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Cornell University
Daemen College
Dakota Wesleyan University
Delaware State University
D'Youville College
Earlham College
Florida Agricultural And Mechanical University
Franklin & Marshall College
Gallaudet University
Gettysburg College
Grace University
Grinnell College
Indiana State University
Indiana University South Bend
Lehigh University (past MenB case)
Manhattan College
Marian University Indianapolis
Morehouse College
Morningside College
Morrisville State College
New England College
Oakland University
Oregon State University (past MenB cases)
Purdue University
Rivier University
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
San Diego State University (past MenB cases)
South Carolina State University
St. Ambrose University
St. Mary of the Woods College
The College of Idaho
University of Evansville
University of Rio Grande
University of Indianapolis
Valparaiso University
Villanova University


(2008- June 2019)

California Polytechnic State University
Central Connecticut State University
Clemson University
Colgate University
Columbia University
Cuesta College
Drexel University
Georgetown University
Kalamazoo College
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Lehigh University
Missouri University of Science and Technology
Ohio University
Oregon State University
Palomar College
Penn State University
Princeton University
Providence College
Rutgers–New Brunswick
San Diego State University
Santa Barbara City College
Santa Clara University
Smith College
Syracuse University
University of Pennsylvania
University of California, Davis
University of Wisconsin, Madison
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of Oregon
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign

Based on publicly available data from 1,932 campus immunization forms.

Last updated June 11, 2019