Extenuating Circumstances

Are you due to submit an assessment? Or is your exam period quickly approaching, but your personal circumstances have stopped you from reaching your potential?
Whether it has been illness, the death of a close family member or other unexpected circumstances, you might be able to get your assessments deferred.

You can find the forms you will need and where to send them here


The below factsheet explains what to do if you want to raise your Extenuating Circumstances with LJMU, as well as showing what may count as Extenuating Circumstances and what could happen if your claim is accepted or rejected.

Click here to download our ECDC Factsheet

Click here for guidance on how to complete the ECDC Form