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What support is available?

Students with Asperger syndrome or other autistic spectrum conditions can access a wide range of services without applying for additional funding. These services include:

  • Drop-in sessions to meet with a Disability Adviser – Mondays and Wednesdays - 2pm - 4pm
  • Access to the Student Enabling IT (SEnIT) Suite which has assistive software such as mind mapping software
  • Support applying for special exam arrangements – such as use of a PC
  • Advice and guidance, for both you and your department, about the potential impact of your condition on your studies and how this can be accommodated

To access a range of other services, you will need to apply for additional funding. Depending on your needs, these services could include:

  • A full assessment of your academic support needs carried out at an accredited assessment centre
  • Regular mentoring support
  • Computer equipment and specialised software for you to own

The above lists are not exhaustive. Depending on your particular needs, we may be able to provide services not currently listed. Please contact us to discuss your individual needs.