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Special requirements in exams

Special needs

If you have a temporary or permanent disability or condition that may affect your ability to undertake assessment or exams, you may be eligible to apply for special arrangements or ‘adjustments’. These include extra time, a scribe or reader, or use of a laptop computer.

Please contact JCU’s AccessAbility Services as early as possible before your exam date to discuss your needs.

Students with religious obligations

If you cannot sit an exam due to religious obligations, contact JCU’s Examinations Office immediately on by email at

More information

Contact the JCU Student Centre.

See also the Student Access to a Dictionary During an Examination policy.