Is there anything else I should think about and organise?
- Accommodation - the Accommodation
Office can help you if you are moving to Glasgow.
- Childcare - find out about finding and funding
- Disability - tell our Disability
Service about any disabilities, including dyslexia, or specific
needs you may have so we can make arrangements for you.
Are you protected against mumps? Have you had your MMR jabs?
There is a continuing nationwide outbreak of mumps, due to the
fact that a number of young adults are not protected against it.
Students are likely to be at greater risk than their peers because
university attendance is likely to facilitate transmssion. It's
good practice for all students to be fully immunised according to
immunisation schedule. Therefore we ask that before
arrival at Caledonian you check your vaccination status.
You should be up to date with vaccination against
- meningitis C
Check NHS direct
for more information about illnesses, vaccinations and MMR
jabs. You can also read a Guardian article (July 2005): University
students told to get MMR jabs.