Notice on student absences due to the H1N1 influenza virus
Students seeking accommodations from a course instructor for missed
course requirements due to an "influenza-like illness" (including the
H1N1 virus) must declare their absences through Quest.
Specific instructions on how to declare such absences may be found on
the following web page:
Note that a declaration of absence must be made by the second
calendar day after the absence began, and that the form
referred to by the above web page is only intended for an online
declaration of absences due to an "influenza-like illness".
For absences due to other illnesses, as well as absences due to
influenza-related illnesses lasting longer than 10 days, the standard
Verification of Illness form should be used. A link to this form is
available on the following web page:
- General information concerning University policies on illnesses may be found at