Registration deadline: Fall 2019
In order to receive academic accommodations for the Fall 2019 term, complete intake packages must be submitted by July 17, 2019. Find out more about registering with Accessibility Services.
17th July 2019
Students requiring residence accommodations are encouraged to apply to Accessibility Services as soon as possible. Find out more about important dates and deadlines pertaining to residence applications. For residence related queries, please contact Housing.
15th March 2019
The Accessibility Services office will be closed from 9 - 11:30 a.m. on the following dates for staff meetings: Mar. 21 and Apr. 4 & 18.
5th March 2019
Accessibility Services Blog
Happy Spring, U of T! Last week, I had the pleasure of going to the “Speaking to Power with Clarity and Effectiveness” event, which included a special presentation by the University of Toronto’s Poet...
11th March 2019
If I were an animal, I think I’d be a turtle.
4th March 2019
A couple of weeks ago, our beloved city was privy to some of the fiercest weather Canadian climate has to offer. On February 12th, 2019, widespread snowfall warnings covered most of Ontario,...
28th February 2019
Having free drop-in sessions on campus allows students to take a break from their work and come back with a clearer mind. It also provides an environment for beginners to practice with guidance of...
11th February 2019
Having accommodations available at your fingertips has the potential to help students with disabilities succeed in their academic and personal lives, but this can only be done with collaborative...
30th January 2019
I was going over my finances for the previous semester, wondering where all my hard-earned cash had disappeared to. Did someone hack into my bank account and drain me of my life source? Maybe I...
28th January 2019
Having a disability is a unique and nuanced experience. Students with disabilities can often find themselves overworked and overstressed, without any comforting release. When told to indulge in ‘self...
23rd November 2018
This week, I had the pleasure to take a tour of the new Student Commons in Sidney Smith Hall (100 St. George St). For those of us who haven’t gotten a chance to see it yet (myself included), all I...
21st November 2018
Two years into my undergrad, I learned that I should be registered with Accessibility Services. This realization was difficult for me to come to, much less accept. Over the past few weeks, I’ve...
15th November 2018
I came across an Instagram account that posts anonymous reflections supposedly submitted by U of T students. They go by <@uoftears_>. A common theme that comes up on the page through...
7th November 2018
Volunteer as a Note-taker
Volunteer note-takers provide an important accommodation support by helping fellow students registered with Accessibility Services achieve academic success. You will receive a Certificate of Appreciation upon the completion of the term, upon request. Why not volunteer?
Images in slideshow and this showcase by Michelle Gibson Photography.