Any student on suspension or dismissal may appeal by filling out the form below AND by providing appropriate documentation.

Documentation can be sent to the Office of Academic and Career Services by:

  • Fax: 540-654-1163
  • Mail: Office of Academic and Career Services, Lee Hall 206.8, 1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA 22401


Reinstatement Based on Academic Standing Submission

Students wishing to be reinstated for the coming term must fill out the following information and copy their appeal into this form. When creating an appeal please refer to the helpful suggestions outlined on the Suspension and Probation Guidelines. It is recommended that the appeal and academic plan are typed in a wordprocessing software and reviewed prior to inputing into the submission form.
  • This is your nine digits identifer with UMW
  • Please be prepared to talk about your previous academic record and the causes for poor performance. Should these causes be personal or external, talk about the steps you are taking to resolve these struggles and how you have navigated successfully since your last course load. What has changed to allow you to succeed academically where you once struggled?
  • Please outline the steps you plan to take to improve your academic performance at UMW. This is to include but not limited to, classes you wish to take or retake, academic goals such as graduation date and declaration of major, and clear analysis of the courses you plan to take in effort achieve academic success at UMW.