Support for Learners with Disabilities

Disabled learners include those who experience disabilities (physical disabilities, visual/hearing impairment), learning difficulties (e.g. dyslexia, ADHD), long-term health conditions (epilepsy, chronic fatigue), and mental health conditions.

Please find below information to help support your journey into higher education.

This information was last updated in February 2020.


University & Me: A Guide for Disabled Students

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Additional Resources – Information on Disabled Student’s Allowance:

UCAS – Specific Information, Advice and Guidance for disabled learners thinking about higher education:



Disability Rights UK – impartial information and guidance for disabled students in relation to HE:

Student Space- Collaborative mental health programme to support students through the unique circumstances created by the coronavirus pandemic.