Policies and Procedures

SAE Policies and Procedures are for the operation of SAE Auckland. Documents are available for download in PDF format and can be read using Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Our Policies and Procedures

Most relevant policies and procedures for students are contained within the Student Handbook.

For more detail, please click on the relevant policies or procedure below. 

Student Admission, Graduation, and Tuition Fees Policy and Procedures

Student Admission
Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Student Progression and Graduation
Tuition Fees and Refunds
Acceptable Use of Facilities

Student Support and Well-Being Policy and Procedures

Student Support
Student Code of Conduct
Access and Equity
International Students – Code of Practice
Student Grievance, Complaints and Appeals Policy
Student Grievance, Complaints and Appeals Procedure


Academic Policies and Procedures

Learning and Teaching
Student Assessment

Academic Integrity
Work Integrated Learning
Attendance Monitoring
Assignment Submission Monitoring

Students are encouraged to read these policies and procedures before signing the:

Registration Agreement – submitted during the application and enrolment process
Declaration of Understanding – to be submitted by Census Date, which is 8 calendar days for domestic students and 10 working days for international students from the commencement of the programme.

Student Grievance, Complaints and Appeals

SAE is committed to providing a collaborative and collegial teaching and learning environment by undertaking all necessary actions to resolve grievances in a fair and expeditious manner. If you would like to lodge a formal complaint or academic appeal, please do so using the following online form.
Details regarding complaints and appeals can be found in the Student Grievance, Complaints and Appeals policy and procedure above.

If any staff or students have questions regarding the above policies or procedures, please contact the Campus Director, Dr Suzette Major.