Health Requirements for Registration
In compliance with public health regulations, new students must show evidence that they are free of active tuberculosis.
New students must submit a TB clearance. To prevent the spread of tuberculosis, no new student will be allowed to register for courses without proof of a current TB clearance.
Leeward Community College complies with all applicable requirements of other state health agencies and councils as may be required by law or by rules and regulations.
New students must provide evidence of immunity against Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR), Chicken pox (Varicella) and Tetanus-Diphtheria-Pertussis (Tdap). Students born prior to 1957 are assumed to have acquired natural immunity to measles and will be exempt from providing such evidence. Varicella is waived if born in US before 1980.
Evidence is documented records of two MMR immunizations, two Varicella immunizations, and one Tdap.
Health and Accident Insurance Requirement, Non-Residents
All non-resident international students must demonstrate proof of enrollment in a health and accident insurance program before any such student shall be permitted to enroll. The intent of this requirement is to protect international students against the high cost of unanticipated health care expenses resulting from accidents or illness.
MOA, Running Start, and Early Admit students from public or private high schools will NOT need to submit Health Clearances provided they have up-to-date clearances from their respective high schools.
Early Admit homeschooled students are required to turn in forms.