Missed Mid-Term Exam

Submit A Request: Missed Mid-Term Exam Webform

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology is taking steps to assist students who need or missed a mid-term exam due to medical or non-medical reasons. Decisions regarding missing a mid-term exam are overseen by the department Student Affairs Officer. Please note the following:

  • The Missed Mid-Term Exam webform is ONLY for Microbiology & Immunology undergraduate courses.
  • To access the webform you will need to click on the Submit A Request button and log-in using your McGill username and password. 
  • Students must complete the webform within 1 week of the scheduled exam or else they will receive a grade of zero for the midterm.
  • We will evaluate any medical and non-medical situations and reserve the right to make final decisions regarding what accommodations are reasonable and appropriate in the circumstances.
  • Please consult the Student Wellness Hub for sources of support.

The following reasons are generally accepted, provided proper documentation:

  • Religious conflict
  • Health/medical - medical note must be dated along with the date of the midterm exam
  • Death in the family
  • Serious illness/accident in the family
  • Intercollegiate event
  • Job interview
  • Faculty-sponsored events held outside of Montreal

The following reasons are generally not accepted:

  • Travel not related to above issues, such as family birthdays, reunions, vacations.
  • Two exams on the same day.
  • Misreading of the course outline.
  • Having many other exams / assignments in the same week.
  • Obligations to student clubs or sports teams other than intercollegiate events discussed above.
  • Employment obligations.

For any questions, please contact the MIMM Student Affairs Officer at undergrad.microimm [at] mcgill.ca (subject: MIMM%20Missed%20Mid-Term%20Exam)

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