Final grade

Under some circumstances, students may appeal the final grade of their course. You have to be able to show that the course description was not clear or that the delivery of the course did not match the course description.

To assist you in preparing a final grade appeal letter please read Regulation 5.3 and use the letter template:

Regulation 5.3 - Assessment (pdf, 16kb)

Final grade appeal template (pdf, 90kb)

Your appeal letter should be submitted to the Executive Dean of the faculty responsible for your course within 10 working days* of the official publication of your grade by post or by email to the relevant address contained in the table below with subject line 'Final Grade Appeal CONFIDENTIAL'.

Faculty or SchoolEmail address
Business Schoolbusiness.appeals@federation.edu.au
Faculty of Education and Artseducationarts@federation.edu.au
Faculty of Healthexecdean.health@federation.edu.au
Faculty of Science and Technologyfost@federation.edu.au

* Working day - means an ordinary business day of the University (excluding weekends, public holidays or days on which the University is officially closed, eg. Christmas close-down).

For further advice and support contact the Student Advisory Service