UNSW Arts and Social Sciences Application for Overload

Please complete this form if you are a student in a program which UNSW Arts and Social Sciences is the program authority and you wish to overload for Semester 2 2017.

Conditions of Overload:

  • You must have completed at least 48 units of credit in your degree program.
  • You must be currently in good academic standing.
  • You must have passed a full course load (24 units of credit) in your previous semester of study.
  • You must have a minimum overall WAM of 65 or higher.
  • You are not permitted to enrol into more than 30 units of credit per semester.
  • You are not permitted to enrol into more than 18 units of credit in summer session.
  • Applications will only be assessed after results have been released for the semester prior to the one in which you wish to overload in unless it is your final semester of study.
  • Unless written notification is received to cancel an approved overload request you will be enrolled in the courses nominated on the overload application form.
  • It is your responsibility to withdraw from any courses that you do not wish to be enrolled in by the relevant dates to avoid financial liability or academic penalty.

This form is now CLOSED for Semester 2 2017.

For further information please contact the Arts and Social Sciences Student Centre on (02) 9385 2289 or via email: arts@unsw.edu.au