Course Withdrawals: Autumn Session 2020

The following information on this page only applies to students impacted by the Australian Government's COVID-19 travel restrictions who are enrolled in certain Autumn Session courses in 2020. For all other circumstances, visit the Late Withdrawal page

Students who are impacted by the Australian Government's COVID-19 travel restrictions who are enrolled in certain Autumn Session courses in 2020 are eligible to withdraw without financial or academic penalty on or before the last day of teaching. Students who withdraw using this process will receive a WD grade (withdrawn without failure) and will be eligible to apply for a fee refund. 

A full list of all Autumn Session 2020 courses and their respective last teaching dates can be found in the "Autumn 2020 course withdrawal dates" document under Reference Documents in the top right-hand corner of this webpage. 

 

Applying for Late Withdrawal

Step 1
Complete application

Applications are completed using the Manage My Degree eForm, via ISIS. (ISIS→Degree Management→Manage My Degree then choose 'MMD-Coursework-ManageMyDegree-Coursework'). 

To be eligible for consideration for late withdrawal, you must lodge your application by the last teaching date of your course, as listed on "Autumn 2020 course withdrawal dates" document under Reference Documents in the top right-hand corner of this webpage. 

If you need any assistance, please contact Student Central, where one of our advisors can provide guidance on the application process. You can speak to one of our advisors via our Zoom Virtual Drop-in Services or by booking an appointment on this page

Step 2
Provide supporting documentation

You do not need to obtain any additional documentation to support your application provided you are submitting on or before the last day of teaching as listed in the "Autumn 2020 course withdrawal dates" document. 

The Late Withdrawal eForm will require you to upload a file in place of supporting documentation before you can submit your application, so please upload a copy of the "Autumn 2020 course withdrawal dates" document in this section of the eForm. 

If you are submitting your application after the last day of teaching for an Autumn 2020 course, or your application is for a course in another teaching session, please follow the instructions on the Late Withdrawal webpage. 

Step 3
Notification of decision & appeal

You will be notified of the outcome of your application and reasons for the decision via email within 28 business days of the receipt of your application with all supporting documentation. 

If your application for late withdrawal is unsuccessful, you have the right of appeal. You should write to the Registrar, Division of Student Administration at the address below within 28 days of the date of the outcome letter, outlining the grounds for your appeal. You may include additional support documentation.

You will be advised in writing of the outcome of the review.

Send your appeal to studentcentral.manager@anu.edu.au.

Step 4
Fee refunds

If you are a student that has paid your fees up-front to ANU and your application for late withdrawal has been successful you will be eligible to apply for a fee refund. Refer to the Fee Refund page for details on how to apply for a refund and processing timeframes.

Advice to help

Fee refunds