Disability service

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We coordinate support and access arrangements for disabled students and students with specific learning difficulties. Members of the team work with academic staff, other University services and external agencies to meet individual access requirements.

Please refer to the frequently asked questions on each subject within this section for more information.

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Disability support services

Find out about the type of services we can provide to support your disability.


Find out what to do and how we can help you.

Funding your support

You may be eligible for assistance through the Disabled Students' Allowances (DSAs) as a disabled student.

My advice for future students would be to make sure that you contact the Disability Support Service Teams as soon as possible, as they will be your biggest source of help.
Eugene Gbeze - Bsc (Hons) in Multimedia Production

Disability drop-in sessions

If you have a physical or sensory impairment, or long term health condition or have an Autism Spectrum Condition, we offer drop in sessions during term time only:

City Campus - Newton building
Monday 2 pm - 4 pm in the Newton Building: Student Services Reception

Brackenhurst Campus - Pippin cottage
Tuesday 1.30 pm 3.30 pm. Students can call +44 (0)115 8482085 (Option 2)

Clifton Campus - Student Centre
Wednesday 1 pm - 3 pm in the Student Centre: Student Services Reception

Book a drop in appointment online, or call 0115 8482085 (Option 2).