Internal appeal

An internal appeal relates to appeals that are brought under Federation University Australia's Legislation or where there is a process for appeal within other Federation University Australia's Policies and Procedures.

Type of complaint Applicable Statute/Regulation
Appealing a final grade Statute 5.3 (pdf, 12kb) and Regulation 5.3(pdf, 16kb)
Special consideration Statute 5.3 The Schedule Part 1 (pdf, 21kb)
Student discipline (including cheating and unfair advantage but not plagiarism) Statute 6.1 (pdf, 9kb) and Regulation 6.1 (pdf, 36kb)
Student discipline - plagiarism Statute 6.1 (pdf, 9kb) and Regulation 6.1 (pdf, 36kb)
Student Discipline Committee Statute 2.4 (pdf, 16kb) and Regulation 2.4 (pdf, 24kb)
Examinations Statute 5.3 The Schedule Part 1 (pdf, 21kb)
Appeal to Appeals Committee Statute 2.2 (pdf, 32kb) and Regulation 2.2 (pdf, 21kb)
Unsatisfactory progress Statute 5.5 (pdf, 17kb) and Regulation 5.5 (pdf, 7kb)
Exclusion Statute 5.4 (pdf, 20kb)
Admission, enrolment, transfer and withdrawal Statute 5.2 (pdf, 10kb) and Regulation 5.2 (pdf, 77kb)
Credit Statute 5.2 (pdf, 10kb) and Regulation 5.2 (pdf, 77kb)
Fees and charges Statute 9.1 (pdf, 21kb)

Type of complaint

Applicable Policy or Procedure

Bullying behaviour by University staff or other students.

Bullying Prevention and Management Procedure

or refer to the Legal & Secretariat: Bullying Prevention and Management website.

Direct and indirect discrimination.

Equal Opportunity and Valuing Diversity Policy

or refer to the University's Equity and Equal Opportunity website.

Complaint about personal information or other information held by the University

Refer to Legal & Secretariat Freedom of Information website.

Harassing behaviour including racial or sexual harassment.

Harassment Complaint Procedure

or refer to the University's Equity and Equal Opportunity website.

Complaints about privacy

Information Privacy Statement - Collection, Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

or refer to the University Legal & Secretariat Privacy website.

Conduct that has an unreasonable negative impact on Student access to the benefits of the University and that is not covered by other specific Procedures.

Student Complaint Guideline

Complaints about conduct that has an unreasonable negative impact on the Complainant's academic performance or outcomes.

Student Grievance Procedure

Procedure for investigating criminal or corrupt conduct under the Whistleblower's Protection Act 2001 (Vic).

Protected Disclosures Procedure