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Prerequisite Waiver

Prerequisite Waiver Online Special Permission Form

To take a course without the prerequisites, you must obtain permission from the department offering the course and the Academic Counselling Office. Permissions are granted only in exceptional circumstances and may not be used as the basis for an appeal. Click on departmental contacts below to see who the advisor is who you will need to contact for special permission.

Please note that it is to your advantage to consult the relevant Departments before June 1st so that special permissions can be recorded on your record by the time on-line course registration begins.