Medical/Extenuating Circumstances

The Office of Professional Development grants free 3 to 6 month extensions for individuals with medical or extenuating family circumstances. 

To request a free extension please contact the Office of Professional Development by phone or via email at:

These extensions are granted after review.  Once approved the student will receive a letter in the mail indicating their new due date. 

If you would like to apply for a free extension please indicate: 

  1. The reason for the need—either medical or family
  2. The courses needing extra time
  3. An approximate date when you feel you would be able to submit your coursework
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