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Appeals – Form A (Re-Reads) and Form B (Formal Inquiry)

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Forms (A or B) must be submitted to the appropriate  Office. Timelines are directly related to the Session in which the work was originally assessed.  Forms must be submitted no later than:

July 31 immediately following the Fall/Winter Session

November 15 immediately following the Spring/Summer Session


Students are expected to initiate a preliminary inquiry by going directly to the appropriate instructor, officer or University authority whose decision/action is being questioned. If the preliminary inquiry has not resolved the matter in a timely fashion, proceed to filing the Form (A or B).

The timelines for submitting Forms A or B must be adhered to.

Form C Appeals

Certain appeals are directed to a hearing at the outset: 1) Academic Integrity Policy decision of a Faculty Adjudicator; 2) Form B Formal Inquiry decisions; 3) Code of Student Rights & Responsibilities – certain decisions of the Dean of Students.

How to file a Form C: Appeal to the Senate Board for Student Appeals

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Contact the appropriate office to request instructions on how to file your form. Some offices may accept forms electronically (e.g. via a secure upload link).  If you wish to submit your forms electronically you must contact the appropriate Office to ask if that is an option.

For Graduate Students and CCE Students, the Form A and Form B must be submitted to the relevant office listed below.


School of Graduate Studies  Attention: Vice-Provost & Dean of Graduate Studies


Centre for Continuing Education  Attention: Director


For students in degree programs not offered by a Faculty (e.g. the Arts and Science Program), the Program Director is equivalent to the Associate Dean of a Faculty.


For Undergraduate Students forms must be submitted to the appropriate Office from the list below.

  • Form A and the receipt to the Faculty that offers the course.
  • Form B to the Faculty that is responsible for the decision being questioned

Arts & Science Program contact the program

Faculty of Business – contact the Student Experience office

Faculty of Engineering – contact the Academic Advising office

Faculty of Humanities – contact the Academic Advising office

Faculty of Science, contact the office of the Associate Dean

Faculty of Social Sciences – contact the office of the Associate Dean

Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours), Attn: Associate Dean (Undergraduate Education)

Biomedical Discovery and Commercialization, Attn: Associate Dean (Undergraduate Education)

Midwifery,  Attn: Associate Dean (Health Professional Education)

Nursing, Attn: Assistant Dean of Nursing

Physician Assistant Program, Attn: Associate Dean (Health Professional Education)

Undergraduate Medical Program, Attn: Associate Dean (Health Professional Education)