What are extenuating circumstances?
Extenuating circumstances are circumstances which:
- have a significant impact on your ability to attend or complete assessment(s), and
- are exceptional, and
- are outside your control, and
- occurred during or shortly before the assessment in question.
If you wish to claim extenuating circumstances, please download a form from the link below and submit it via email to your faculty office or partner institution.
Please note that there is currently no requirement for you to submit corroborating evidence with your claim form during the 2020–21 academic year.If you are claiming extenuating circumstances due to either a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19, you must firstly inform the University either by reporting it to email@example.com or by completing the reporting form which can be accessed at C19 Reports. You must then also submit an extenuating circumstances claim form to your Faculty.
If you are studying at a partner institution, please follow their reporting procedure.