Deferred Standing Request (Make-Up Exam)

Deferred Standing Request (Make-Up Exam)

**This form is for students who missed a final exam due to reasons such as illness, family or personal emergencies and is now applying to write a make-up exam.
If you have missed an exam please follow the steps outlined below:

1) Within 24 hours of missing a final examination, students must contact Student & Enrolment Services:
NOTE: Completing and submitting this form counts as contacting Student & Enrolment Services.

2) Students must also contact their course instructor within 24 hours of the missed exam.

3) Formal documentation (e.g. Attending Physician’s Statement*, death certificate, letter from counselor, etc.) regarding the reason for missing the exam must be submitted to Student & Enrolment Services within 48 hours of missing the final exam, via this Deferred Standing Request and file upload**.

*Currently, students are not required to submit a doctor’s note or an Attending Physician’s Statement in support of requests for deferred standing for courses impacted by the COVID-19 situation.

**Retain all originals in the event they are required for hard-copy submission

Please review Schulich’s policy on deferred standing in your Handbook, available on the Schulich website.

NOTE: This request is not required if you have missed a deliverable other than an exam (quiz, mid-term test, presentation, etc.) For non-exam deliverables, please directly connect with your instructor to discuss options and arrangements.

**Students who, because of religious commitment cannot write a formally scheduled final examination on the date scheduled, should refer to the appropriate guidelines regarding the Religious Observance Policy and Accommodation Guidelines on the York University website.