Study at APU27CurriculumCourse RegistrationExaminations and GradingSeminar SubjectsO-campus Study ProgramsOther Information and Programs■ Basic Academic InformationClass Absences due to Infectious DiseaseApplication CriteriaIn the case a student misses classes due to an Infectious Disease as dened by the Japanese School Health and Safety Act, these missed classes will be treated as a recognized absence by submitting to the University an original "Certicate of Recovery from Infectious Disease" (which may be downloaded from the Class Absences page of the Academic Ofce website) completed by a medical institution, along with a medical expenses receipt.Please note that if the Certicate of Recovery from Infectious Disease does not indicate that the absence was by doctor's order, then the illness will not be considered an infectious disease even if it is included on the list of recognized Infectious Diseases. Infectious Diseases Recognized by the Japanese School Health and Safety ActCategory 1Avian inuenza (H5N1), novel coronavirus / COVID-19 etc.Category 2Inuenza (excluding avian inuenza (H5N1)), whooping cough, measles, mumps, rubella, chicken pox, pharyngoconjunctival fever, tuberculosis and meningococcal meningitisCategory 3Cholera, shigellosis, enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infection, typhoid fever, paratyphoid fever, EKC: epidemic keratoconjunctivitis, acute hemorrhaging conjunctivitis, infectious gastroenteritis (Norovirus / Rotavirus only), mycoplasma pneumonia, shingles, and other infectious diseasesApplication Method1. Students who have contracted one of the diseases listed above should notify the Academic Ofce by e-mail immediately (firstname.lastname@example.org).2. After which they should review the application procedures on the Class Absences page of the Academic Ofce website.3. Submit an original "Certicate of Recovery from Infectious Disease" and original medical expenses receipt to the Academic Ofce by the application deadline for the subjects in question.Application DeadlineApplications must be submitted by 16:30 on the last class day of the term in which the relevant subjects are held (excluding nal examination and make-up class days). Applications will not be accepted after the deadline.