Admission or selection appeal

Where an applicant is not made an offer and the applicant believes that their application has not been properly considered, they will initially raise their concerns with the Manager, Student Services.

Concerns raised may  be satisfactorily resolved through discussion with the Manager, Student Services.  If this is not possible and you wish to pursue the matter, you may lodge a formal appeal.

A formal appeal must be submitted, in writing, within 10 working days of notification of the offer not being made. The timing is important because if the decision is over turned and you are selected to attend Curtin, you don’t want to miss the start of the academic period.

The written appeal should be lodged via email to Manager, Student Services by emailing to

If you are an International student, you should lodged a written appeal via email to International Admissions (

The Manager, Student Services, will determine the appeal in consultation with the Deputy Vice-Chancellor. The relevant Faculty Deans may also be consulted.

The procedure on Admission Appeals is available for review in the Admission and Enrolment Manual.