Appeals Information


This page contains sources of advice for Staff on the Student Appeals process, including information for adjudicators, guidance for Appeal Hearing Chairs and Panel members, and Faculty Response guidance.

Information for students on making an appeal is available at the Student Appeals page in the Student Hub†site, including†the Request for an Appeal Hearing form, FAQs and Guidance.

Any students requesting assistance with the completion of their Request for an Appeal Hearing form†should be referred to the Student Union Advice Service.

You are advised to review the 'Guidance Document - Section 16 of the University Regulations' which can be accessed through the link above.

Guidance for Chairs and Panel Members

This document gives guidance to new Chairs and Panel members on the Appeal Hearing itself.

Faculty Response

If a student is granted an appeal hearing on the grounds of Computational Error, Material Procedural or Administrative Error or Programme Management Deficiencies, the Faculty will be asked to provide a response to the studentís submission.† This document gives advice and guidance on what should be provided.

Information Sheet for Adjudicators

This†information gives details of the relevant University Regulations under which an appeal may be granted.† If the student does not fulfil the criteria stated, then they should not be granted a hearing.

Service contacts

Governance and Legal Affairs

0113 8121742
E-mail Governance and Legal Affairs

Students' Union Advice Service

E-mail Students' Union Advice Service 0113 8128400

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