Students may request a leave of absence (LOA) from the institution in writing to the Registrar‘s Office. The LOA request form is located at the Registrar’s Office of every campus or can be downloaded from the FNU website on the Publications Page. Submit all LOA requests to

The Leave of Absence must be requested ONLY during the ADD/DROP period. The student must sign and date the request and include an expected return date for the form to be approved. The request will then move through the review and approval process as established in the University Catalog.