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Disability Virtual Career Fair on August 5,2020

Are you a person with Disability looking for a career opportunity of internship? The Virtual Career Fair is FREE for career seekers with disabilities to attend Experienced professionals, recent college graduates and college students with disabilities meet online with employers across the nation to discuss competitive career opportunities! Candidates are invited to interact with employers […]

Resources to Keep Learning

Per the most recent guidance from the university, all classes will be online for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester. The CSD will continue to update the Resources to Keep Learning webpage with guides, apps, assistive technology, and other resources that may assist students as they transition to learning and studying remotely and virtually. […]

The Americans with Disabilities Act 30th Anniversary

February 26, 2020 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of President George H.W. Bush signing the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law. Throughout this 30th anniversary year, the Division is publishing a monthly series of blog posts highlighting the impact that our recent ADA enforcement efforts have made in people’s everyday lives. We celebrate the many […]

Ahead Scholarships for Students with Disabilities for Fall of 2020

Dear AHEAD Members, AHEAD is pleased to announce the availability of applications for two scholarship opportunities for the Fall of 2020: • The AHEAD Scholarship for STUDENTS with Disabilities, and • The AHEAD Scholarship for Advanced Academic Study for AHEAD Members. Complete details for both scholarship opportunities can be found at: ahead.org/membership/2020-fall-scholarships The deadline for […]

Prospective Student Information Sessions

We will be hosting prospective student information sessions. These virtual sessions will introduce you to the Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) at UConn, discuss the differences between high school and college, and provide an overview of the process to request accommodations. We will also share information about our enhanced services program, Beyond Access. Additionally, […]

Three Parking Lots to Close Due to Construction

Construction of the new Northwest Science Quadrant, a cornerstone of the Next Generation Connecticut program and a hallmark of the 2015 Campus Master Plan, is scheduled to begin in January 2020. The first phase of this major new project will include the Science I Building and a supplemental utility plant. As a result of this […]

Summer 2019 Construction and Traffic Update

In order to provide students and faculty with the best spaces in which to live and learn, UConn is undergoing a strategic master plan to construct and improve the campus. Please note that construction may inhibit daily routes and routines, as some areas may be closed in order to facilitate the completion of major construction […]

NEW: Prospective Student Information Sessions

We will be hosting prospective student information sessions during the month of April. These sessions will introduce you to the Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) at UConn, discuss the differences between high school and college, and provide an overview of the accommodation process. We will also share information about our enhanced services programs Beyond […]