Student Disability Services


Information for Needs Assessors



UCL is an accredited Disabled Students' Allowances NMH provider in accordance with the DSA-QAG Quality Assurance Framework. 

Non-Medical Helpers

UCL Student Disability Services recruits and trains non-medical helpers such as note-takers, practical support assistants and exam scribes. 

Specialist 1:1 Study Skills Support 

UCL Student Disability Services is a registered NMH provider of Band 4 DSA funded specialist one-to-one study skills support for:

  • Students with specific learning difficulties (SpLDs) such as dyslexia, dyspraxia and ADHD.
  • Students with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD).

Our rates are given at the bottom of the page. 

Specialist Mentoring - Mental Health

At present we work with Equality Focus, University Mentoring Organisation (UMO) and Ranstad for mentoring support. Please consider these services when making recommendations for UCL students. 

Specialist Mentoring - ASD

UCL employs two in-house specialist ASD mentors who work closely with the Disability Service and other UCL staff. Our rates are given at the bottom of the page. 

Cancellation and Complaints Guidance

Please see the following documents for guidance on our cancellations and complaints procedures for NMH support:


Please find our NMH rates for 2016/17 below:

If you require any information on the facilities and services available to UCL students which you do not find on our website, please feel free to contact us.