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Disability support

Important coronavirus update

In response to Covid 19, we are offering appointments via telephone and Microsoft Teams. There may be a reduced availability for face-to-face appointments on campus at this time. All University updates will be provided on our website.

What we do

Our disability and mental health advisers offer advice, information and practical support to all students with a disability.

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We are happy to arrange for you to meet with a disability adviser at the University before you make a formal application.

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There's multiple ways we can help support you during your time at BCU. Our pre-entry adviser will be able to discuss your needs.

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Disability support guide for students

If you are an applicant or prospective applicant it’s a really good idea to get in touch with us before you start your course. Download our disability guide for further information on how we can support you.


Specific learning difficulties

Each year we support many students with Specific Learning Difficulties, such as dyslexia, dyspraxia or ADHD. Learn more about the support we offer.

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Life skills summer school

Our summer school is designed to help new students with Autism, Asperger's and social anxiety to explore some of the key skills they may need to live independently.

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Disabled students' welcome day

Our Welcome Day for new disabled students is your opportunity to find out all the crucial stuff that you'll need to know for your first few weeks and months at university.

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Current students can find us on iCity

Student Support information is available on our student portal, iCity (a university login is required).

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