Please note that for all standard courses (September 2019 – June 2020),
the deadline for submission of Withdrawal Forms is 27 April 2020.
from your studies is a big decision and it’s important to really think about why you want to leave. Asking questions or talking it through can help ensure that you make the decision that is right for you.
Deciding to leave
to withdraw must be made using the Student Request to Withdraw from
Studies Form. You can request one from Advice Zone Online
or from the Advice Zone
on your campus. This applies to all students studying at the
University, at the University’s Dubai campus and at the University’s
If you are an International or non-EU
student studying on a Tier 4 student VISA you must seek advice from the
Immigration and International Advice
team before making a decision to
withdraw from studies.
You should read the Withdrawal,
Interruption of Studies and Transfer Regulations in Appendix three of
the University’s Fees and Debt Management Policy
to ensure that
you are fully aware of the financial implications of withdrawing before
you make your decision. We also suggest that you contact Student Finance
or other funding bodies if you are in receipt of a loan, grant,
scholarship or bursary.
Before withdrawing you must return any University property that you have on loan such as library books or IT equipment.
effective date of withdrawal from studies is the date that your
completed Student Request to Withdraw from Studies Form is received via
Advice Zone Online or at your USW Campus Advice Zone, if submitting it
in person or sending by post.
You can use Advice Zone Online to ask us questions, or read one of the many FAQs: