Tuberculosis Screening

Tuberculosis Screening Requirements

The Texas Woman’s University policy regarding tuberculosis screening and case management reflects the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and the American College Health Association (ACHA).

All new international, newly transferred international students, and those considered to be International by TAC §21.25(c) (formerly, HB 1403) or TEC 54.052 who were born in, resided in, or traveled to a country other than the United States, are required to have completed the screening process for tuberculosis (TB Blood testing only) prior to registering for class.  Students must complete the Tuberculosis (TB) Screening Requirement Form for New Students and submit all required documentation. 

Students who are noncompliant with this policy will be blocked from registration and class attendance until they come into compliance.

Tuberculosis Clearance Statement — only required for students with positive TB Blood test results or history of TB treatment  

Please review the Tuberculosis Policy.

Page last updated 9:58 AM, August 27, 2018