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Travel Health

If you are studying abroad in spring of 2016 and require a physical, please call the UHS appointment line at 512-471-4955 to schedule.

See the World, But See Us First

Whether you're going to an exotic locale for spring break or studying abroad for a semester, University Health Services will help you prepare for your trip. Travel health services are available to students, faculty, and staff (UT ID required).

Zika Virus


Charges apply for travel health consultations, immunizations, and physical exams.

For additional information about charges and insurance billing, see

Travel Counseling Charge Agreement.

Pre-Departure To-Do List:

  1. Visit the website, Travel Health Online, which provides free, up-to-date information about which vaccines you will need for each country you plan to visit (registration required).
  2. Go to Travel Health Online
  3. Take the UHS online travel health course (The UHS online travel course cannot be viewed on most mobile devices.)
  4. Call the Allergy and Immunization Clinic at
    512-475-8301 to make an appointment with the travel health nurse.

Travel Health Online provides travel health information for virtually every country in the world. By registering and reading about each country on your itinerary, you can create a list of vaccines to discuss with the travel health nurse.

The UHS online travel health course takes about 15 minutes. In it, you will learn about the common ways diseases are transmitted and how to avoid getting sick.

During your appointment, you and the travel health nurse will discuss the vaccines and malaria medication to consider based on your itinerary. He or she will outline country-specific risks and precautions, answer any remaining questions you have about staying healthy while traveling, and administer vaccines should you choose to get them.

The following vaccines are available at UHS:

Prevention Information:

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