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Policy: Late withdrawal

Purpose

This policy sets out the principles for late withdrawal of enrolment.

Overview

This policy applies to all students applying for a late withdrawal of their enrolment.

Scope

This policy applies to all students, and the staff who administer late withdrawals.

Policy Statement

  1. The University approves applications for late withdrawal:
  1. In accordance with the Higher Education Support Act 2003;
  2. Where students encounter unavoidable and unexpected extenuating circumstances that impede their successful completion of a course, and
  3. Where students demonstrate that those unavoidable and unexpected extenuating circumstances:
  • are beyond their control; and
  • did not make their full impact until on or after the census date; and
  • made it impracticable to complete the course requirements.

Information

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Title Late withdrawal
Document Type Policy
Document Number ANUP_019607
Version 2
Purpose This policy sets out the principles for late withdrawal of enrolment and applies to all students, and the staff who administer late withdrawals.
Audience Staff-Professional, Students
Category Academic
Topic/ SubTopic Teaching & Learning
 
Effective Date 20 Dec 2018
Review Date 20 Dec 2021
 
Responsible Officer Registrar, Student Administration
Approved By: Vice-Chancellor
Contact Area Division of Student Administration
Authority Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000
National Code of Practice for Providers of Education and Training to Overseas Students 2018
Fees Rule 2017
Higher Education Support Act 2003