University of Waterloo verification of illness certificates are available from Health Services for students who are unable to attend labs and examinations or are late with major assignments.
- Your faculty determines academic accommodation for medical reasons; therefore we advise you to speak with your professor if you anticipate being unable to fulfill academic requirements because you are sick.
- Attend University of Waterloo Health Services or your family physician during the illness to receive appropriate medical care and an accurate diagnosis.
- Bring the University of Waterloo Verification of Illness (PDF) with you to be completed by your physician during your medical appointment at the University of Waterloo's Health Services.
- Forms will only be embossed when seen by a University of Waterloo Health Services physician.