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Center for Students with Disabilities Celebrates its 50th Anniversary!

Join us as we celebrate 50 years of providing access and accommodations to students with disabilities at UConn. From September 2017 to April 2018, in collaboration with campus partners, we will host campus-wide events including speakers, conferences, exhibits, movies and more. These events will celebrate disability as diversity and explore the history of the disability rights movement.

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Requesting Accommodations?

The CSD engages in an interactive process with each student and reviews requests for accommodations on an individualized, case-by-case basis. To begin this interactive process and request accommodations, please register below.

Register With MyAccess

If you have any questions regarding the registration process or technical issues while registering through MyAccess, please contact Timothy Smagacz, at myaccess-csd@uconn.edu or (860) 486-2020.

News and Announcements

Fall 2017 National Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

disABLEDperson, Inc announce our  Fall 2017  National Scholarship Competition for College Students with Disabilities! This competition begins on September 12, 2017 and ends on November 12, 2017 for the award of $2000.00 (two thousand dollars)! To participate, follow these simple steps: Write an essay with no more than 1000 words. Next, you need to register […]

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Internship Opportunity in the DC Area

Internship applications with Congressional offices, federal agencies, non-profit, and for-profit organizations are open! Go to the following link to learn more and apply! Summer Internship Program  

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Requesting Accommodations?

UConn and the CSD are committed to providing equal access and full participation for individuals with disabilities within all University programs and activities. The Accessibility at UConn website serves as a central resource for information related to accessibility at UConn. Any access concerns may be submitted via an Accessibility Issue Form: http://accessibility.uconn.edu/report-a-barrier/.

Upcoming Events

Exam Administration

ASL/CART Services

To request an American Sign Language Interpreter or Computer-Assisted Real time Transcription (CART) for a University of Connecticut event, please complete the following form. The Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) will make every effort to provide the requested accommodation. Questions should be directed to Audrey Silva, Interpreter Coordinator, at:

Voice: (860) 486-2020
Video Phone: (860) 553-3243
Email: UCIS@uconn.edu.

Request ASL/CART Services

Walk In Hours

Disability Service Providers (DSP):

Monday 10:00AM-12:00PM Aryn
Tuesday 10:00AM-12:00PM Jenn
1:00PM-3:00PM Lorri
Wednesday 10:30AM-12:30PM Erin
1:00PM-3:00PM Bry
Thursday 9:30AM-11:30AM Christine
Friday 1:00PM-3:00PM Katie

Contact Us

Office Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Phone: 860-486-2020
Video Phone: 860-553-3243
Email: csd@uconn.edu
Address: Center for Students with Disabilities
Wilbur Cross Building, Room 204
233 Glenbrook Road, Unit 4174
Storrs, CT 06269-4174
More: http://csd.uconn.edu/contact-us/