Following President Paxson’s announcement that all employees will be required to receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by July 1, 2021, University Human Resources (UHR) is providing the community with information on the process for requesting a medical or religious exemption.
To request a religious exemption, please follow these steps in Workday: https://brown.edu/go/religiousexemptionsteps
To request a medical exemption, please follow these steps in Workday: https://brown.edu/go/medicalexemptionsteps
You must also download the medical exemption form to be completed by the employee and employee's medical provider (a licensed physician, physician’s assistant or nurse practitioner) here: https://brown.edu/go/vaccinemedicalexemption
Requests for medical exemptions will be reviewed by a panel of physicians. Requests for religious exemptions will be reviewed by UHR in consultation, as necessary, with the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity.