Who Do We Support?
Any student enrolled at the University of Adelaide with a diagnosed disability or ongoing medical condition may be eligible for assistance from Disability Support.
We support students with a wide range of disabilities and medical conditions including, but not limited to:
- Specific Learning Disability (e.g. Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia)
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Mental health conditions (e.g. Anxiety Disorders, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia)
- Medical conditions (e.g. Crohn’s Disease, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Cancer, Cystic Fibrosis, Diabetes, Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
- Physical disabilities (e.g. Cerebral Palsy, Arthritis, Paraplegia, Quadriplegia, Muscular Dystrophy)
- Neurological conditions (e.g. Multiple Sclerosis, Epilepsy)
- Sensory impairments (e.g. vision or hearing)
- Mobility difficulties (e.g. use of mobility aids)
- Brain injury (e.g. strokes or injuries caused by accidents)
- Temporary injuries (e.g. fractured limb)
We understand that some students don’t identify their condition as a ‘disability’. However, if your health condition is impacting in any way on your studies, we are here to help. Please register online with Disability Support.