Covid-19 Booster Requirement for 2022 programs

Syracuse University announced (COVID-19 Update: Booster Shot Requirement) that beginning with the spring 2022 semester, all students who are eligible to receive a Covid-19 booster must receive one before the beginning of the spring term.  This requirement also applies to students studying abroad.  If eligible (COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots | CDC), all students must receive a booster before departing their home country for their study abroad destination.

Syracuse University students must upload an image of your updated Covid-19 vaccine card to your Barnes Center Patient Portal. You will receive an email from the Barnes Center with additional information related to how and when to upload your documentation.

Visiting students should navigate to the “Online Applications Checklist” section of your OrangeAbroad account and upload an image of your updated Covid-19 card to the “Covid-19 Booster documentation upload” checklist item in your account.

Please contact Syracuse Abroad by email at or by phone at 315-443-3471 with any questions.

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