Application to Defer a Course or Unit of Study

Enrolled students may be permitted to defer aome or all of their studies under exceptional circumstances. Exceptional circumstances may include:

• protracted illness
• family reasons
• obligations to military or extended jury service
 
Before you apply to defer, you must consult your Course Leader, and the Director SELQA office to discuss your circumstances, and ensure that deferral is your best option.
 
Please note there are timeframes associated with deferring from your course. If your deferral occurs after census date, financial and academic penalities may apply.
 
For more information, please refer to NIDA's Changing Enrolment Status Policy.