Welcome New Students

We are pleased that you are coming to Macalester!  This is a community that values your well-being. The Laurie Hamre Center for Health and Wellness (HWC) is here to assist you in making the transition to caring for yourself and managing the highs and lows of college life.  We are committed to providing inclusive respectful education, medical care, counseling, and building public health. This commitment requires some information from you, which is described below. Thank you in advance for completing these requirements in a timely manner and be sure to contact us if you have any questions.

Online Health Forms for New Students

Deadline for completion is August 24, 2018

Using your Macalester login and password, log on to the Macalester Patient Portal to complete the following requirements:

  1. Click the Immunization tab to record your immunization record information:
    Required Immunizations
    – Tdap (Tetanus) Booster – received within the last 10 years**
    – 2 doses MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) – first dose received after age 1**
    – Meningitis Quadrivalent Immunization – received after the age of 16
    **Minnesota State law requires compliance within 45 days of enrollment
  1. Click the Forms tab and complete the following required forms:
    – TB Screening Questionnaire –  complete online
    – Under 18 form (if needed), print, have signed and upload
    – TB Screening Assessment (if needed), print, have completed and upload
  1. Minnesota State Law requires that you review the following information:
    – Hepatitis A: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/diseases/hepa/hepafacts.html
    – Hepatitis B: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/diseases/hepb/basics.html
    – Hepatitis C: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/diseases/hepc/basics.html
    – Meningitis: http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/idepc/diseases/meningococcal/collegefact.html
  2. If you cannot meet the August 24, 2018 deadline:
    Contact us at health@macalester.edu or 651-696-6275 if you are unable to meet this deadline or need assistance.  We have limited staffing over the summer but we will return your call or email as promptly as we can.

Most forms can be uploaded to the Macalester Patient Portal but you may also:

  • Scan and email forms to health@macalester.edu
  • Fax forms to 651-696-6687
  • Mail them to Macalester College, Laurie Hamre Center for Health & Wellness, 1600 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN  55105 USA

NOTE: Hamre Center for Health and Wellness Forms are NOT the same as the Athletic Department Forms.