Heritage off-campus student tests positive for COVID-19

The case has been deemed a low risk to the Heritage community and the student is now isolating.

Posted January 8, 2021

Heritage College & Seminary has been informed that one of our off-campus students has recently tested positive for COVID-19.

Following guidelines given from public health officials, the student has now entered self-isolation in their home. The student has not been on the campus and, as a result, there is low risk to the Heritage community.

Heritage community member tested positive for COVID-19

The case has been deemed low risk to the College & Seminary community and the staff member has recovered and confirmed the end of their isolation period.

Posted January 5, 2021

Heritage College & Seminary has been informed that one of our staff members tested positive for COVID-19 over the Christmas break.

After following the guidelines given from the Region of Waterloo Public Health, the staff member has now recovered and confirmed with Public Health the end of their quarantine period on Saturday, January 2, 2021. All those who may have had high risk contact with this individual have been contacted and given guidance from Public Health.

Officials from Public Health have stated that the risk to the Heritage community is very low as the staff member’s last day on campus was before the Christmas break on Thursday, December 17.


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For all other announcements regarding the campus during the 2020-2021 Academic Year, visit DiscoverHeritage.ca/FallWinterUpdates.



Watch Dr. Rick Reed’s announcement to the student body from March 13th, 2020.

Update – August 27, 2020 – Fall 2020 Protocols

Update – August 12, 2020 – Fall Course Delivery

Update – June 30, 2020 – Looking Ahead to Fall 2020

Campus Update – May 27, 2020

Campus Update – May 8, 2020

Campus Update – March 23, 2020

Preventative Measures at Heritage College & Seminary – March 16, 2020

What Do You Do If You Believe You Have COVID-19?

If you believe that you have become ill with respiratory symptoms and had potential connection with COVID-19, please:

For more information:

Cambridge COVID-19 Assessment Centre – 226-895-1050

215 Holiday Inn Drive

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 8:30am – 8:30pm; Saturday, Sunday and Holidays 8:30am-4:30pm

Region of Waterloo Public Health – COVID-19 Information

Provincial COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool

Telehealth Ontario – 1-866-797-0000

Public Health Ontario

Public Health Agency of Canada