Extenuating Circumstances
Use this form for any deadline you cannot meet. Note: End of the semester deadlines extenuating circumstances forms are required to be sent to a Plymouth University Review Committee which will only consider documentation of serious illness or similar.

1. No extensions or missed classes possible without extenuating circumstances approval.
2. Review procedures and complete the form and send a copy to advisors.
3. Transart faculty board will review and approve, deny or request further information for extensions during the semester only.

Note: With more than two missed assignments a leave of absence may be recommended prior to the interruption deadline. After this, according to PU regulation, all assignments must be successfully completed by the end of the semester in order to receive credit. It is always possible to make a second attempt within six weeks and to go on to the next semester while re-attempting the module/s. Three one year leaves may be taken in total. Note: Degree must be completed in maximum 5 years in total, including any leave of absence.

Request for leave of absence
To submit a formal request for an interruption of studies (one month prior to the next semester) complete the form here.