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Vaccination Requirements for Winter 2022

Updated: November 17

The university will resume normal in-person operations in the winter term and students must be fully vaccinated for the winter term to take part in in-person courses or activities.

To be fully vaccinated, you must have received a full series of vaccines or a combination of vaccines accepted by the Government of Canada/World Health Organization and have received your last dose at least 14 days before the date of self-declaration.

The Government of Ontario has provided guidance for those who have received your vaccination outside of Ontario or outside of Canada. This information outlines what additional vaccinations are required based on the vaccinations you have received:

Important: If you have received vaccinations not approved by Health Canada, you will need to complete a 14-day quarantine when you arrive in Canada.

Fall Term Deregistration

Updated: November 17

On October 25, an email was sent to all students who have not complied with Laurier's mandatory vaccination policy. A consequence of not complying with the policy is being deregistered from all in-person classes for the fall 2021 term.

Vaccine Requirements at Laurier

Updated: Aug. 26, 2021

Vaccines in Residence

Updated: July 22, 2021

Study Permits and Biometrics

Updated: May 12, 2021

International Travel and Canada's Borders

Updated: May 21, 2021

Post-Graduation Work Permits and COVID-19

Updated: May 31, 2021

Health Insurance and COVID-19

Updated: May 12, 2021