Extensions and Special Circumstances Service
Welcome to the Extensions and Special Circumstances service!
The ESC system is down due to planned maintanance. The sytem is expected to be down until 5pm today, 4th Oct 2022.
We want to hear from you- Student Experience Survey
Help us improve our service by sharing your own experience of applying for an extension and/or special circumsatnces during the past academic year 2021/22. Click here to access the survey. The survey closes on Friday, 7th October 2022. Thank you!
We are within the turnaround of 2 working days for extensions, and 5 working days for special circumstances applications.
Get the right support
|Extension||Special circumstances||Learning adjustments|
For when you require a short amount of extra time to complete an assessment.
For when an adverse situation has significantly impacted your ability to complete an assessment and may have resulted in underperformance.
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.
Not sure what to apply for? Please review your options in the guide below:
Information for Students
Information for Staff (secured)
Special circumstances deadlines
Meet the Team
Report a technical issue (secured)
ESC review (secured)
Experiencing a technical issue with the Assessment Support tool? Let us know about it: Report a technical issue (secured)