Welcome to the Extensions and Special Circumstances service!
We are currently within the turnaround of 2 working days for extensions and 5 working days for special circumstances applications.
Get the right support
For when you require a short amount of extra time to complete an assessment.
Please make sure you complete step two of the application. The revised due date on the course selection screen is informational only. You must submit your selection before any official due date can be given. For more information please visit our 'Applying for support' page.
For when an adverse situation has significantly impacted your ability to complete an assessment and may have resulted in underperformance.
The Board of Examiners usually meets 4-6 weeks after the end of the semester, but can also be much later. For semester one courses, this usually takes place in January, and for semester two courses, this usually takes place in June. Once the Board of Examiners has made a decision and your course mark has been published, you will be able to view the outcome through 'My Applications' in the Assessment Support tool.
For when you have a registered learning adjustment with Disability and Learning Support Service that permits extra time on submissions and you'd like to access your extra time.
Learning adjustments are requested through the Extra Time Adjustment Tool. Please familiarise yourself with the new process below.
Learning adjustments requested via the Assessment Support Tool will be rejected.