Show Cause Form

Avondale's Show Cause form is the tool that allows you to explain your academic performance for admission or readmission to Avondale University.

This form aims to:
  • Outline the reasons for your poor result
  • Explain how these impacted your ability to perform well
  • Describe your strategy to achieve better results in future
  • Provide evidence to support your claims

* Denotes a mandatory field



Explain the reasons for your poor results, referencing your most recent study where possible. List the circumstances which led to your result and explain how these circumstances directly impacted your studies. E.g., if you were sick, how did it affect your ability to study effectively.


By submitting this acknowledgement form, I declare that:
  • If I do not answer all the questions on this form and supply the necessary supporting documentation, it may not be possible to assess my application.
  • The provision of incorrect information or withholding of relevant information relating to my application may result in the withdrawal of an offer of a place in a course.
  • I acknowledge that Avondale reserves the right to seek verification of the standing of my claimed circumstances from other bodies.
  • By submitting this form, I declare that the information given is factually correct and honestly presented.

IMPORTANT: Upon submitting this form, you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive the email, contact Student Administration Services by emailing [email protected] or call +61 2 4980 2377.