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About Us

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The Disability Team is part of Wellbeing and Student Support (WSS) at the University of Warwick. We provide advice, information and support to disabled students and those staff supporting them, helping students to learn effectively.

The University of Warwick and WSS as a whole are committed to equality, diversity and to promoting an inclusive teaching and learning environment for all.

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Book an appointment

Whether you're an existing student or applicant, we encourage you to declare any disabilities and contact us in advance to discuss your support requirements. This will enable us to make reasonable adjustments for the duration of your studies.

Meeting Times

Our Disability Advisers will be able to speak to you to help you identify your needs. These meetings are available face-to-face or Teams, each week day - Monday to Friday - between 9.30am and 4.00pm. For full details, contact Wellbeing and Student Support via the Wellbeing Portal.

Feedback or Complaints

Students and staff who have any concerns about the services offered by the Disability Team can report these directly to the Head of Service, Dr Damien Homer, via the email address Damien dot Homer at warwick dot ac dot uk, who will then contact the relevant people. Staff in the Disability Team will also forward any issues or complaints to the Head of Service.

How we use and protect your data

Information about your physical or mental health is sensitive personal data in accordance with the Data Protection Act, and it will only be shared with your permission on a need-to-know basis. To learn more, please see the Wellbeing and Student Support Confidentiality Statement and read our Confidentiality and Disclosure web page.

Advice for staff supporting disabled students

The Disability team also provides advice and information to staff supporting students. Staff enquiries and discussion on disability related issues are welcome. Additional information and guidance for staff can be found on the Information for staff supporting studentsLink opens in a new window web page.