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Leave of absence application

When should I use this form?

If you wish to seek approval for a period of absence from study and you’re unable to complete the application via My Enrolment.

Please note: Open Universities Australia (OUA) students who are on a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) must apply through the OUA website.

Important: Applications made after Census date for your course may incur financial liability and academic penalty. Please consider the penalties before submitting an application, as approved application outcomes are final.

International students: If you hold an international student visa, you must remain enrolled and must attend classes until you receive confirmation that your Leave of Absence has been granted.

Vocational education students: Please check the course intake details on Course Search.

Research students: You must submit the research leave of absence form (login required). 

Get more information on the rules and criteria around taking time off from study.

Fields marked with Mandatory are mandatory

Personal details










Address





Course Details




Leave of Absence period details

Leave of Absence will only be granted for periods of up to one calendar year.

Please indicate the teaching period(s) the Leave of Absence will apply to.





Reasons




Supporting documents

You can attach up to 3 documents to support your application. Accepted document formats are: GIF, JPG, DOC, DOCX, PDF. Maximum document size is 2MB.

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