Student Disability Service

News and events

The latest news and events from the Student Disability Service.

Welcome to the University of Edinburgh!

If you have a disability, learning difficulty or health condition that could affect your studies please get in touch with us to discuss your support requirements.

Transition event for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) or Asperger's Syndrome 2018

The Student Disability Service will run two three day events to introduce you to student life, to become familiar with the University and to give you a chance to make friends.

University’s Review of Support for Disabled Students and Recommendations Now Published

The Disability Review report and recommendations have now been published, following the review panel’s engagement with disabled students and staff, and input from the Student Disability Service, academic staff, Coordinators of Adjustments and others.

Examination Adjustment Deadlines

Deadline dates for exam support to be put in place.

Repeat Funding

Do you need to reapply for repeat funding for your disability support?

Student videos

Students talking about using the Student Disability Service and how the support they receive has enabled them to engage positively with their studies.

EUSA Learning and Teaching Awards

Yvonne Hodgson (second from left), one of our Mental Health Mentors, won the above award at the Edinburgh University Students Association Awards ceremony. Well done, Yvonne!

Guidance for students on the Equality Act

There is guidance, from the Equality and Human Rights Commission, now available for students explaining your equality rights in higher education.