Students with disabilities

If you are a student with a disability, you can access a wide range of resources and support to help you reach your academic goals.

Learning services for students with disabilities

Support for students with specific learning disabilities

The Inclusive Learning team can work with you to provide and access help and support if you:

  • Have a documented learning and/or invisible disability.
  • Suspect you have a learning disability.
  • Are referred by a University staff member.
  • Have an injury affecting your ability to complete coursework or tests and exams.

The team at Inclusive Learning can provide:

  • Learning assessments.
  • Recommendations for special exam conditions.
  • Academic development opportunities to students with specific learning and/or other invisible disabilities including dyslexia, dyspraxia, attention deficit disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder and mental health conditions.

To access Inclusive Learning support, you will need to register with Student Disabilities Services by making an appointment with a Student Disability Coordinator to discuss your needs.

If you meet the criteria for learning support, the Student Disability Advisor will refer you to the Inclusive Learning team and they will contact you to arrange a time to meet.

Library services for students with disabilities

The Client Services team can assist students with disabilities to easily access library resources and services.

Client Services can provide assistance with:

To make the most of the library services available to you, we recommend that you:

  • Contact the library prior to your library visit to discuss any assistance you may require.
  • Consider setting up someone as a proxy patron  to borrow or renew items on your behalf at any of our library lending desks.
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