Required Vaccines

Meeting your Immunization Clearance Requirements

Western requires proof of both Measles and COVID vaccinations or immunity to attend classes and/or live in housing.  The process is quick and easy!  Simply follow these important steps:
  1. Go to your MyWesternHealth patient portal.
  2. Log in with your WWU email and password.
  3. Click “Medical Clearances” in the menu column on the left. 
  4. Locate “Measles” or "COVID-19 Vaccine" respectively and click the green “Update” button. 
  5. Carefully follow the simple two-step instructions for each vaccine.  Please note: the process for Measles is different from COVID. 
If you were immunized in Washington State you can quickly access and download your immunization records through MyIR at
Make sure you meet these requirement as soon as possible to avoid delay in your registration process!