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Travel Medicine

USD Student Health Center provides comprehensive travel medicine services for USD students traveling outside the country for school-related or personal travel. Services are provided by medical professionals trained in Travel Medicine.

Services include:

  • Travel immunizations, as well as routine immunizations (Travel immunizations not listed may be available by special order)
  • Up to date, accurate, itinerary-specific health and safety advice
  • Comprehensive, destination-specific Shoreland TRAVAX travel health summary emailed to the student
  • Prophylaxis for malaria and traveler's diarrhea, if indicated
  • Tuberculosis (TB) screening
  • Post-travel assessment at no extra charge

There is a $40 charge, payable on the day of service, for Travel Clinic visits at the Student Health Center. Visits are limited to currently registered students. Further charges apply for medications, immunizations, and TB screening, if needed. No-shows for scheduled travel appointments will be charged the full fee.

IMPORTANT:  Travel Clinic visits should ideally be scheduled 4-6 weeks prior to travel.

Prior to scheduling a Travel Clinic appointment you must submit a completed electronic Pre-Travel Questionnaire.

Ways to request your Pre-Travel Questionnaire:

  • Email usdhealthcenter@sandiego.edu (non-secure) and in the subject line type "Pre-Travel Questionnaire".  Please include your name and student ID number in the body of the email.
  • Logon to your MyWellness Portal and send a message to staff requesting a Pre-Travel Questionnaire. 
  • Contact Us and request a Pre-Travel Questionnaire be sent to your MyWellness Portal.

Please allow staff 24 hours to respond to your request.  Once your request is received a Pre-Travel Questionnaire will be sent to your MyWellness Portal

Complete the questionnaire under Surveys.  Once complete please Contact Us to schedule.

A current copy of your immunization record, including any prior travel vaccines, is helpful but not mandatory.

Helpful Travel links:

Contact Information

Student Health Center
Maher Hall 140
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-4595
Fax: (619) 260-2375

Office Hours

Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m..
Wed Closed 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.