Vaccine/Booster Requirement FAQs

Student Vaccination/Booster Requirement

The following is a list of frequently asked questions regarding vaccination and booster requirements for students. 

A: Yes. If you do not upload proof of full vaccination and booster (as eligible) or request an exemption you will be unable to register for summer and fall courses. 

A: No, you will not be prevented from enrolling. You will be formally notified as to whether your vaccination exemption request has been approved or the University needs additional information. You have been enrolled in the weekly testing program. Please check your email for further instructions. 

A: No. You will not be prevented from enrolling. It will take a few weeks for the system to verify the information.

A: Yes. If you come to campus for any reason, you must be vaccinated/boosted or have an approved medical or religious exemption.

Yes. All students must provide proof of vaccination or request an exemption in order to enroll.

A: Yes. If you have a serious medical condition or a strongly held religious conviction, you may request an exemption from the vaccination/booster policy via MyHealth.

A. Please note that dishonesty relating to the vaccination/booster policy and/or a student's failure to comply with any other COVID-19 related safety policy or mandate, including the face covering requirement, may result in disciplinary action against that student through the Office of Student Conduct, which can include suspension or expulsion from the California State University system

A: If you are a new, incoming student who has not attended SF State in the past, you will need to upload proof of vaccination/booster, or request an exemption for medical or religious reasons prior to your first day of classes.

See the current CDC guidance for booster shots and eligibility.