Please follow OUA's guidelines for withdrawing from a course (unit).  

OUA provides information about academic and financial penalties that may apply depending on when you withdraw. 

Check OUA important dates to see the census dates relevant to your level of study.

If it is after academic penalty date

Instead of following OUA's guidelines, please request to withdraw from your course/s (unit/s) by sending an email from your RMIT student email account to, which includes:

  • your RMIT student number
  • the unit/s from which you wish to withdraw
  • the OUA study period or session in which your are currently enrolled.