Special Cases Requests

It is within the remit of the Special Cases Committee (SCC) to consider cases which fall outside of the University’s Regulations, Procedures and Protocols.

Applications for extension or suspension requests must be made using the correct Special Cases Request Forms, which can be found below, and submitted to registryhelpdesk@wales.ac.uk . Guidance notes on the documentation needed to submit a request are also available.

For students studying Taught Awards of the University of Wales:

Special Cases Request Form (Taught)
Special Cases Requests Guidelines (Taught)

For students studying Research Awards of the University of Wales:

Special Cases Request Form (Research)
Special Cases Requests Guidelines (Research)
CAF Appendix: Suspensions and Extensions

If you have a special cases request that is not covered by the request form, please submit full details to registryhelpdesk@wales.ac.uk

Please note the below timetable of the Special Cases Committee meeting dates agreed for the 2016/17 academic session, and the dates for which all papers must be submitted for the corresponding meeting: 

Date of Meeting

Deadline for Papers

Thursday 15 September 2016

Thursday 1 September 2016

Thursday 27 October 2016

Thursday 13 October 2016

Thursday 8 December 2016

Thursday 24 November 2016

Thursday 9 February 2017

Thursday 26 January 2017

Thursday 23 March 2017

Thursday 9 March 2017

Thursday 4 May 2017

Thursday 20 April 2017

Thursday 29 June 2017

Thursday 15 June 2017