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Exceptional Circumstances

Let your School know when your work is affected


We hope that during your time at Keele you will feel able to perform at your best in your assessments. However, sometimes unexpected things can happen that have an impact on your performance, ability to sit your exams or submit your assessments on time. When this happens, you can submit an Exceptional Circumstances claim to ask for an extension or further assessment attempt.



What is an EC?





Don’t wait until your results are released because you will then need to consider an academic appeal.