Office of the Registrar
School of Social Work (2022/2023)
9 Waiver of School Regulations

Every student has the right to request waiver of School regulations. A student wishing waiver of University academic regulations should refer to UNIVERSITY REGULATIONS - General Academic Regulations (Undergraduate) - Waiver of Regulations.

9.1 General Information
  1. The School reserves the right in special circumstances to modify, alter, or waive any School regulation in its application to individual students where merit and equity so warrant in the judgment of the Committee on Undergraduate Studies of the School.

  2. A student requesting a waiver of a School regulation must submit the request in writing to the Chair of the Committee on Undergraduate Studies. Medical and/or other documentation to substantiate the request must be provided. Medical documentation should normally be in the form of the Student Health Certificate, available at

  3. Any waiver granted does not reduce the total number of credit hours required for the degree.