In accordance with New York State Public Health Law 2165, The Sage Colleges SHALL NOT PERMIT ANY STUDENT TO ATTEND IN EXCESS OF 30 DAYS without satisfying the following:

  • All students taking 6 or more credit hours are required to complete the Student Immunization Form
  • The Meningitis Vaccine is required for all Sage students living in campus housing. Contact your health care provider before moving into campus housing.
  • Students not living on campus, taking 6 or more credit hours are required to read and sign the Meningococcal Meningitis Response Form.
  • Students registered for online courses only and who do not meet on campus are not required to meet the immunization requirements.

Forms

Permission for Release of Medical Records

If a student is requesting their immunization records be forwarded to another healthcare provider, educational institution, facility or department you will need to fill out a medical information release form (below).

The form can be dropped off at either Wellness Center or faxed to 518- 244- 2262 in Troy or 518- 292- 1918 in Albany. Please be sure that all information on the form is complete (paying particular attention to the office you wish the information to be sent to). All requests for records will be fulfilled within 24 hours.

Forms

Where Do I Send My Forms?

Students of Russell Sage College and Sage Graduate Schools

65 1st Street
Troy, NY 12180
Phone: 518-244-2261
Fax: 518-244-2262

Student of Sage College of Albany or The School of Professional and Continuing Education

140 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
Phone: 518-292-1917
Fax: 518-292-1918

Or, if on campus, drop off at Wellness Center. After 5pm and on weekends, drop in inter-campus mail at College Services (basement of administration building in Albany and basement of John Paine building in Troy).

But I Have Questions!

What If I Need Immunizations?

Troy

Rensselaer County Health Department
1600 7th Avenue
518-270-2939

  • Walk-in Clinic: Tuesdays 2-4 PM, Thursdays 9-11AM.
  • Meningitis is $131 & MMR is $17.85 (cash only), for students/residents of Rensselaer County

Whitney Young Troy Health Center
6-10 2nd Street
Troy, NY 12180
518-833-6900

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 7:45 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:45 am – 5:30 pm
Friday: 7:45 am – 5:00 pm

Sliding scale. Insurance accepted.

Albany

Albany County Health Department
175 Green Street
Albany, NY 12207
518-447-4589

  • Call for an appointment.
  • If under 18 years old, parental signature required.
  • Free if under 19 years old, or unable to pay.
  • Meningitis is $126 and MMR is $17.85 (cash or check).
  • Must confirm fee when scheduling appointment.

Whitney Young Albany Health Center
920 Lark Drive
Albany, NY 12207
518-465-4771

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 7:45 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:45 am – 7:30 pm;
Friday: 7:45 am – 5:00 pm

Sliding scale. Insurance accepted.

My Parents Have Questions, Too.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: “Parents: What You Need to Know”