"Disability support" 14 FAQs
I have a disability - what kind of support can I get at the University? What do I need to bring with me to my Needs Assessment? I have had my initial meeting with a Health and Wellbeing adviser regarding my learning disability, what do I need to do now? What if I need special examination arrangements? Do I have to have a Needs Assessment every year? Can I get a copy of the software that we are using in class through the DSA? How do I get money back for study-related items I have had to buy because of my disability (books, print cards, coloured paper, batteries, etc)? I've had my needs assessment report back, what do I do now? If I am offered equipment as a result of the Needs Assessment, how long will it take before I receive it? What do I do if I can't make my appointment for a Needs Assessment? I’ve been told that I should have a DSA Study Needs Assessment, how do I arrange this? I have a disability, how can I get support for this during my studies? Who can I speak to about my disability? How can I apply for Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs)?