Governance & Secretariat

Governance & Secretariat facilitates:

Governance & Secretariat is located on Level 5, Building K, Footscray Park Campus and sits within the Portfolio of the Vice-President (Planning) and Registrar.

Student Affairs Appeals

Under the Student Appeals Regulations 2014, a student or other eligible person may appeal official University decisions regarding:

(a) a misconduct decision

(b) a complaint decision

(c) an admission decision

(d) an academic progress decision, or

(e) a statutory decision.

To lodge a Student Affairs Appeal, please review the Student Appeals Regulations 2014 and, after review, complete and submit a Notice of Appeal form. If you have difficulty accessing this version of the document, contact for an alternate version.

Help completing the Notice of Appeal form

Student Advocates can help in this process and in completing this form. 

To speak to a staff member:

You can also access the help guide for appealing against a university decision.

Contacts: Council & Academic Board/ Governance & Secretariat

Governance and Secretariat staff are available for advice and information at