Welcome to the H. Rajender Reddy Health Center
Getting ready for college -- it's an exciting and busy time! You're looking forward to new friends, new experiences and a whole new way of life. Part of this new life will be managing your health care on your own, perhaps for the first time.
The information and links below can help get you started. Pay particular attention to the Immunization Requirements . Then surf around to explore the website. More than a few upperclassmen have said, "I wish I'd known sooner about all the services you have here!"
Before you come to Merced, there are a number of ways you can plan ahead to avoid or minimize the complications caused by illness.
|Health Center||Read a general overview of the H. Rajender Reddy Health Center and all it has to offer. Also see Meet the Staff.|
|Appointments||See Medical Appointments to get started at Health Services and learn how to prepare for your medical appointments, what to expect during and after a clinical visit, and more.|
|Required Immunizations||All undergraduate and graduate students are covered under the new UC Merced Campus Immunization Policy. UC Merced has adopted the American College Health Association recommendations for Institutional Pre-Matriculation Immunizations and the recommendation of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Simply go to the myHealth and identify all of your immunizations and the dates they were received.|
|Insurance||All students are required to have major medical insurance to complement health coverage provided at the Health Center. Learn more about the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP).|