How do I apply for special approval (waiver) for a subject?

Question:

How do I apply for special approval (waiver) for a subject?

Answer:

To submit a Special Approval (waiver) request, you will need to:

  1. Log in at ask.mq 
  2. Click 'Special Approval (waiver)' from the 'Submit' menu on the left
  3. Fill in the required fields as prompted. Once you have completed filling out the information, please click on 'Submit'.

To attach a supporting document(s) click "Add a reply", "Browse", and then add the scanned document. You will receive an automated receipt email after submission to your Macquarie University student email account. Note, the relevant Faculty will process your request so to follow up on this please use the contact details in the previous link.

Please note, if you require a waiver for different units separate online applications will be required.

You can submit an online enquiry if you require further assistance.