1. Visitors
  2. What happens if I do not have a negative rapid test result?
  3. Frequently Asked Questions

Individuals are required to have a negative rapid test result within 72 hours before to coming on to campus and participating in an in-person Carleton activity in the event they have an approved permitted exemption (based on medical grounds or other protected grounds recognized by the Ontario Human Rights Code).

Carleton University faculty, staff and students with an approved exemption must book a rapid test appointment through Health and Counselling Services.


Visitors to campus must be fully vaccinated. Visitors with an approved exemption are required to submit a negative rapid testing result or negative PCR test result in cuScreen prior to coming on to campus. All testing is required to be completed at the point of care and must be observed and administered by a healthcare professional.

Visitors are not able to book a rapid testing appointment through cuScreen or Health and Counselling Services.

What happens if I do not have a negative rapid test result?

If an individual with an approved exemption is not fully vaccinated and does not have a negative test result uploaded into cuScreen within 72 hours before coming to campus, they will receive a warning in cuScreen and will not be able to complete their COVID-19 screening self-assessment or check in to any buildings on campus.

Frequently Asked Questions