Medical Compassionate Withdrawal Policy

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This policy applies to all undergraduate students at Goucher College who withdraw due to serious illness or injury (medical) or a significant personal situation (compassionate) that prevents the student from continuing their classes, and incompletes or other reasonable accommodations are not possible.

Responsible Office

The Office of the Dean of Students is responsible for implementing this policy. Questions should be directed to the Office of Student Support and Outreach.

Last Revised

February 2024

Forms & Documents

Semester Withdrawal Form

Leave of Absence Form

Readiness to Return Form (PDF)

Medical Withdrawal Healthcare Provider Report (PDF)