Submit an Administrative Appeal Form

Administrative Appeals must be filed within 2 years from the last day of the semester that the situation occurred. For example, if the situation occurred during spring 2020 semester the last day to submit an Administrative Appeal would be May 15th 2022 which is two years from the last day of the spring 2020 semester.

Please allow up to 30 business days to receive a response from the Administrative Appeals Office. If you have any questions, please call 718-319-7924 or email at

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First Name:*
Last Name:*
Empl ID:*
Phone #:*
For what semester are you appealing?*
Please select the type of appeal you are requesting:*

Retroactive Drop: When the student obtains a drop backdated to the day before the semester starts.

Retroactive Withdrawal: When the student obtains a drop after the withdrawal period ends or when the student receives a change of grade from WU, F or FIN to W if the semester already passed.

Explain the reason for your appeal. Detail the extenuating circumstances that occurred during the semester for which you are appealing and the reason you were unable to withdraw by the deadline:*
Do you have proof of the explanation above? If so, upload credible documents you have provided (PDF only). Please note, documents must have dates that coincide with the semester for which you are appealing.
Supporting Document 1:*
Supporting Document 2:
Supporting Document 3:
Do you plan on registering for classes at Hostos again?* If so, please detail how your circumstances have changed and how you plan to succeed academically moving forward.
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