Pacific Oaks College makes every effort to provide a safe learning environment for our community members.  This site is a resource for all of your questions and important information regarding the Pacific Oaks College COVID-19 Student Vaccination Policy. 

Please scroll down for important information and requirements.

 Pacific Oaks College's COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

As of April 8, 2022, Pacific Oaks no longer requires proof of vaccination for registration purposes.  We will continue to monitor recommendations from health authorities and make changes to our policies as necessary to help maintain a safe and healthy environment for our community.

Pacific Oaks College COVID-19 Student Vaccination Requirement Policy


 How To Submit Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination

​To ​submit proof of your COVID-19 Vaccination:
Please visit:

Once on that site, click on the "Submit Proof of Vaccination" button.

 How To Submit An Exemption Request

Students with approved Medical or Religious exemptions are required to submit a Negative COVID-19 Test on a weekly basis in order to maintain enrollment in campus-based programs.

To Request An Exemption
1. Download the appropriate form corresponding to the type of exemption (Medical/Religious/Remote-Online) you are requesting to your computer or laptop (please do not use a mobile device)

2. Complete all fields on the chosen form.  Please note:
Medical and Religious exemptions require third-party information.

Exemption Request Forms

Once your exemption request has been reviewed, you will receive email notification
if your exemption has been Approved or Rejected.

 How To Report A Positive COVID-19 Case

If you are experiencing illness or any known COVID-19 symptoms, please refrain from visiting Pacific Oaks College facilities for any reason, including attendance of in-person classes.  If you are sick, but have not been tested for COVID-19, please communicate directly with your Instructors for attendance accommodations.  It is recommended you obtain a COVID-19 test in order to identify if additional accommodations or steps may be necessary before you will be permitted to return to campus facilities.

​​If you are a campus-based student or an online student who has visited a campus facility and have been diagnosed with COVID-19, please contact Michael Lopez-Patton, Dean of Students.  Your personally identifiable information will be maintained confidential and only shared with specific individuals as necessary for appropriate accommodations.  

Contact Information
Michael Lopez-Patton, Dean of Students
Phone: 626-529-8498

 How To Submit A COVID-19 Test Result

Students who have received an approved Medical or Religious Exemption must submit a negative COVID-19 test on a weekly basis in order to maintain enrollment and continue attending​ classes.  To submit weekly COVID-19 test results, please click HERE.

Additionally, students who have been diagnosed with a positive COVID-19 test result may be required to show a negative test result prior to returning to campus.  Please use the link above to submit negative test results for approval to return to campus facilities.