All News tagged with 'disabled-students'

DSA - CLAIM IT!

September 17, 2018

The DSA Claim It! campaign offers advice and information about Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs) and other university-led adjustments.

New Online Support System

November 6, 2017

The Advice Zone Team are currently working on a new Online Support System and would appreciate your input to help with development.
The feedback we need relates to topics and issues related to studying and student life, and the use of clear, easy to understand terminology. By hearing from a range of students we can make sure the new system is developed in a way which meets your needs.

Change 100

September 28, 2017

Change100 opens for applications today Thursday 28th September and will remain open until 24th January 2018.

DDS Feedback request

May 16, 2017

Here at the Disability and Dyslexia Service, we appreciate your honest views and feedback on our service. It is important that we gather your feedback on a regular basis to ensure that you are receiving the support you need and inform future service developments.

Dyslexia Vlog

February 24, 2017

A Vlog by a USW student about Dyslexia support at University

Exam Support

January 12, 2016

Do you need support for yours examinations in May which is yet to be discussed? If so don’t delay in making an appointment with a Disability Adviser to discuss your exam support needs.

B Block - Lift Access

October 26, 2015

The lift nearest to B001 will be out of order for the foreseeable future. There is an alternative lift located near to Human Resources in B Block where you can access the upper levels.

Google Europe Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

October 22, 2015

Access to knowledge is our passion. When it comes to higher education for
promising scholars, we don’t want anything to stand in the way.

Google is committed to helping the innovators of the future make the most of their talents by providing scholarships for Computer Science students with disabilities.

Summer Dyslexia Assessments

June 29, 2015

The University’s Disability & Dyslexia Service (DDS) are offering Dyslexia/SpLD assessments to returning USW students over the Summer months. If you wish to access an assessment, please complete our online screening tool as soon as possible. This will give you immediate on-screen feedback as to whether you need an assessment and how to start the process.

These assessments are self funded and cost £300. For more information on the support you can access if you are Dyslexic or to book an appointment with a Disability Adviser, please contact us or check out the area on our website dedicated to Dyslexia/SpLD support

Disability Wales Internship Opportunity

February 23, 2015

The Citizen Directed Co-operatives Cymru (CDCC) intern will support the CDCC Development Officer at a key stage of the project through researching and evaluating the impact of project activities. You will provide a vital contribution to the CDCC project as ongoing evaluation and research into the impact of the project will be used to support the development of further Direct Payment co-operatives across Wales.