Varsity Health

Student-Athlete Pre-Participation Evaluation Process

Pre Participation Evaluation Information

For an athlete to be given the opportunity to participate in any team event and/or function , the following will be required. A team event and/or function includes practices, tryouts,v competitions (both conference and non-conference), strength and/or conditioning training, that occurs under the jurisdiction of the University of Alberta Sports Team.

  • The University of Alberta Pre Participation Evaluation Package has been completed online

  • You have submitted the required forms

  • Your online submission indicates COMPLETE and your Clearance Status reads CLEARED.

Athletes NEW to UofA

A NEW ATHLETE includes anyone who is completing the University of Alberta Pre Participation Evaluation process for the FIRST TIME. This process will be applicable to athletes who have previously competed at other Post-Secondary Institutions.

  • You MUST complete the Online Pre-Participation Evaluation

  • You MUST complete the University of Alberta Athletics Physician Assessment Form

  • The Physician Assessment Form will require you to book an appointment with ANY physician

  • You MUST await Clearance from Varsity Health prior to participation in any team function and/or event.

  • Athletes requiring further evaluation at the discretion of Varsity Health will be contacted individually.

Athlete RETURNING to UofA

This type of athlete includes anyone who has previously completed the University of Alberta Pre Participation Evaluation which included a Physician Assessment Form. Returning athlete will have completed a paper format in previous years. The process this year will be completed online.

  • You MUST complete the Online Pre-Participation Evaluation

  • You MUST await Clearance from Varsity Health prior to participation in any team function and/or event.

  • Athletes requiring further evaluation at the discretion of Varsity Health will be contacted individually.

Additional Information

  • If there is ANYTHING you wish to discuss with Varsity Health, please contact us immediately.

  • Below you will find a link to our Online Evaluation Website. You will also see documents outlining the TECHNICAL instructions for utilizing the online evaluation website. One document is for athletes 18 OR OLDER. One is for UNDER AGE athletes. Please follow the applicable instructions based on your age on the date of completing the Pre-Participation Evaluation.

  • Only ONLINE SUBMISSIONS are accepted.  If you have received a blank paper copy in error, please disregard and utilize instructions above to complete the online process.

LINK TO ONLINE PRE-PARTICIPATION EVALUATION

18 & OLDER INSTRUCTIONS

UNDER 18 INSTRUCTIONS