Students with Disabilities

While UMass’ Disability Services is a central source of support for many students with Disabilities, SBS is also part of the campus network of care. Information about resources, experiences, and opportunities can be found below.

How to Schedule Exam Appointments in the Exam Proctoring Center (revised 8.21.21)

From Disability Services:

After your “Accommodation Eligibility Notifications” are sent to your instructors, you are responsible for speaking with each instructor to determine if you will take exams directly with them, or in the EPC. If you together determine the …

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Fall 2021 Update: AVOID SCAMMERS

From Disability Services:

Recently we have seen an upswing nationwide in scams attempting to impersonate disability professionals, stating that they are affiliated with the university. Please note. Disability Services will NEVER ask for funds. All personal information needed will be submitted …

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The Idealist Guide to Working (and Living) with Chronic Illness and Disability

There are myriad stories on the internet about different health experiences—be it chronic illness, disability, mental health struggles, or some combination of the three. But from the perspective of a person who wants to have an impactful career, there is …

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Special Transportation Services has been a part of UMass Transit Service since 1986. “SpecTrans” provides free transportation service around the …

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