TB Screening/Test

All newly-enrolled international students are required to submit proof of Tuberculosis Screening to UTSA Student Health Services on or after March 1st for the summer or fall semesters and on or after September 1st for the following spring semester.

How do I submit proof of the Tuberculosis (TB) screening/Test?

It is highly recommended that you obtain a TB blood test in your home country. Student Health Services accepts the following blood tests:

  • QuantiFERON GOLD
  • T-Spot

TB testing must have been performed within 3 months of the first day of the semester.

If your test result is in a language other than English, please have a translation service translate Records into English prior to submission to Student Health Services.

Student Health Services does not accept these tests:

  • ELISA
  • IgG
  • IgM
  • Other forms of rapid testing
  • PPD from other countries

Submit your test results by fax at (210) 458-4151 or by email to StudentHealthServices@utsa.edu.

Who do I contact if I have questions about TB test requirement?

Contact Student Health Services at (210) 458-4142 or email StudentHealthServices@utsa.edu

Questions? Contact the following office:

Student Health Services

Email: StudentHealthServices@utsa.edu
Call:210-458-4142
Web: utsa.edu/health
Social: @UTSAhealth

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