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Authorised leave of absences for study permit students

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This form is for use by students in the Faculty of Mathematics who are studying at the University of Waterloo on a study permit. It is strongly recommended that you contact the immigration consultants in the Student Success Office to discuss your personal situation and understand how a leave of absence may affect your study permit/future immigration applications.

An authorised leave of absence may be required for students in the following study streams:

  • Co-op - any term that you wish to take a leave
  • Regular - fall and/or winter terms. Spring terms are regularly scheduled study breaks and do not require leaves of absence.

You can expect a response within 10 business days. 

Information and privacy: questions regarding the collection of information on this form can be directed to the form administrator.

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Term requiring leave of absence * (required)
Please briefly describe the reason for requesting a leave of absence. It is strongly recommended that you keep documentation related to the reason for the absence to provide with future applications to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
Term you will return to studies at uWaterloo * (required)