4: University Regulations
Academic Regulations |
Non-Academic Regulations |
The Honor System
Department of Parking and Transportation
Department of Student Health
- Pre-entrance Health Record - All students admitted to the University
must submit a health history form and record of immunizations before
they register for their first semester. The University sends the form to
students after they have accepted an offer of admission.
- Health Insurance - The University requires all students to have
health insurance to pay the cost of hospitalization, outpatient
treatment of accidental injuries, and outpatient diagnostic tests and
procedures. Students may enroll either in the health insurance plan
sponsored by the University of Virginia Student Council or in a
substitute insurance plan that students (or their parents) feel is
comparable. The Student Council-sponsored insurance carrier will send
information concerning its plan during the summer to all students
entering or returning to the University in the fall. Students entering
the University at other times should contact Student Health directly for
- Failure to comply with immunization or insurance requirements results
in blocked registration until verification is provided.
- Medical Withdrawal/Readmission - Student Health must review requests
for readmission by students who originally withdrew for medical reasons.
If a family or personal physician was involved in the withdrawal and
recommendation to resume studies, a letter in this regard should sent to
Student Health, Division of General Medicine.
Anyone with questions relating to the health of students should write to
the Director, Department of Student Health, Health Sciences Center Box
378, Charlottesville, VA 22908.
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