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UC to mandate vaccines for incoming students by 2017
Sacramento Business Journal

The University of California, citing a widespread measles outbreak that originated in Disneyland and the re-emergence of other vaccine-preventable diseases, said it will require incoming students to be vaccinated against a host of diseases under a plan set to take effect in 2017. Currently, the university system only requires students to be vaccinated against hepatitis B, although some individual campuses have additional requirements.