Vaccination FAQ

Updated on March 9, 2021, at 2:30 p.m.

Yes. Information collected by the app on behalf of the University of Calgary falls under the authority of section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIP). It will be used only for the purpose of implementing the Rapid Testing and Vaccine Status Program. Information may be disclosed to provincial or federal authorities if required by law. De-identified aggregate data will be used to track the overall vaccination level of the UCalgary community.  

Yes. Vaccines are available on campus for students, faculty, and staff with Alberta Health Care cards. If you do not yet have an Alberta Health Care card, you can contact Health Link at 811 to make an appointment.

Currently, vaccines are available for students at our Student Wellness Services medical clinic. Visit our Student Wellness Services website for more information and appointment-booking.  

Vaccines are also available for students, faculty and staff by booking at Varsity Pharmacy in MacEwan Student Centre. 

If you are sick with COVID-19 symptoms or you have received a positive COVID-19 test result, you are not permitted to be on campus (outside of your residence).

  • Covid-19 positive individuals cannot come to campus until 10 day isolation and symptoms have resolved.
  • Sick individuals cannot come to campus until their symptoms resolve (without fever, cold, or flu medication).