UW COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Updated November 4, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.

To help reduce the potential for COVID-19 transmission and severe illness, the University of Washington requires University personnel and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have a University-authorized medical or religious exemption as described in the UW COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.

UW Medicine medical facility clinical personnel must follow the UW Medicine COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.


Questions about the student COVID-19 vaccination requirement can be directed to immunity@uw.edu or 206.616.4672.

UW vaccination requirement

Visit the University's COVID-19 vaccination requirement webpage for more information.

Vaccines and boosters

Visit the University's COVID-19 vaccinations webpage for information on where to get a COVID-19 vaccine and booster shots. 

Visit the CDC website for information on staying up-to-date on your COVID-19 vaccinations including boosters.


COVID-19 Response and Prevention Team Contact

(206) 616-3344
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