Studentsare required to study the training materials posted on this web-page (see the links provided below) prior to your attendance. You must then print, complete, and bring with you all forms which will be collected at the orientation. Allow yourself four weeks before Orientation Day to gather all the mandatory paperwork and immunizations. You will receive 4 hours of service credit for completing all paperwork.
You will need Adobe Acrobat to open the following PDFs . For a free copy of this program, please visit Adobe Acrobat website.
Training Materials to Study (do not print):
Applicants MUST bring a copy ( will not be returned)of their immunization records to orientation (see page 8 in the Orientation Guide listed above). UCLA has very specific requirements for immunizations in order to volunteer. Please note, UCLA requires TWO TB skin tests, TWO MMR vaccinations(or Titer test) and TWO Varicella Vaccinations (or Titer test). Student presenting only one vaccine instead of two, or not having a titer test will not be allowed to enter orientation. Even if you have had chickenpox, a titer test must be presented.
Documentation required at volunteer orientation:
Disease history of CHICKENPOX will not be accepted.
If you have always tested negative for TB, please provide:
If you have previously tested positive for TB, please provide:
Medical documentation of a chest radiograph (chest x-ray) report within the last 3 months.
***Things to Remember:
You must be invited to an orientation in order to attend. You must sign up on the sign up page provided. All paperwork must be in blue or black ink and on white paper. No latecomers are allowed into the session.
Check-In Date and Time will be sent you.
The orientation location will be: UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, 1250 16th Street, Santa Monica CA 90404. Room number varies for each orientation you will be notified of it before your orientation date.