Authorized Withdrawal (AW) from Courses

Regulation type
Section 2: Student Status

Students are allowed to apply for an ‘authorized withdrawal’ (AW) from a course at any time during the course. An AW may be approved on medical or compassionate grounds, subject to the provision of satisfactory documentation, by the student's program or school. AWs will be recorded on the student histories and will appear on official transcripts issued by the university.