Memo 32: Graduate Nursing Students Going On Leave
To be eligible for On-Leave Status, a graduate nursing student must comply with the policies and procedures outlined in University of Washington Graduate School Memorandum No. 9 (Revised July 2011), On Leave Policy to Maintain Graduate Student Status.
Graduate Certificate students are not eligible for leave per University policies.
Steps for petitioning for on-leave status
- Review policies and procedures outlined in University of Washington Graduate School Memorandum No. 9, On Leave Procedures to Maintain Graduate Student Status. Note: Summer quarter does not require a leave request.
- Log into MyGrad to submit your On-Leave request online. Requests for leave must be submitted quarterly.
- Obtain the written approval of the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and the student’s faculty adviser or doctoral supervisory chair. These approvals may be submitted by e-mail to the Graduate Student Adviser.
- Submit fee payment online. Payment must be received by the last day of instruction.
- Upon return to the University from On-Leave status, re-subscription to the appropriate student email list may be required.
Revised January 2018