We’re here to help ensure you get the most from an inclusive learning environment, and we’ll gladly discuss your needs at any stage of your application or studies. If you have any problem finding the information you need, simply get in touch .
We’re equipped to offer a reasonable adjustments if you experience dyslexia, medical conditions, mental health issues or other disabilities. Our team also helps with applications for the Disabled Students’ Allowance, and provides dyslexia screening.
We give placement paperwork to students registered with us, as a basis for disclosure and discussion with members of the appropriate course team. We can also provide careers advice to students with disabilities.
Our team also provides reasonable adjustments for those with temporary disabilities, including injuries that may affect on your ability to study, such as broken limbs.
If you have a disability, it is essential you register with us so can access the reasonable adjustments you’re entitled to. To register, contact us using the details below.
At your registration meeting, we’ll discuss your disability and the required adjustments. Please bring disability evidence, such as a GP letter or equivalent.
Our disclosure agreement ensures information about your disability reaches the right people, and that we provide you with the reasonable adjustments. At your registration meeting, we’ll therefore ask for your consent to share information.
We will always respect your rights and wishes when it comes to disclosing information. However, if we consider you to be at risk at any time, we reserve the right to access emergency medical help on your behalf. If you’ve any concerns about disclosure, you can speak freely with your student adviser.
Call us on 01494 605 049 or email the Disability Service Manager.
Disability Support has offices at both campuses:
Office N.11 on the first floor of the North Wing, above the Students’ Union.
Monday to Thursday 9am – 5pm
Friday 9am – 4.30pm
Our team is on floor two, and provides general advice and appointments with our advisers.
Monday (by appointment) 11am – 2pm
Friday 9am – 4.30pm
Please phone ahead for confirmation during holidays.