BSWD Application Update
If you want to apply for the BSWD for the Fall 2019 term, please note that the application process has not begun yet. Continue to monitor our Financial Support page for updates related to the BSWD application.
20th August 2019
Registration deadline: July 17, 2019
In order to receive academic accommodations for the Fall 2019 term, submit your registration package by July 17, 2019. Find out more about registering with Accessibility Services.
17th July 2019
Peer-to-Peer Summer Hours
Did you know you can meet with a peer over the summer at Accessibility Services? Our Orientation & Transition Summer Assistant is able to assist students on Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. & Thursdays, 2 – 4 p.m.
9th May 2019
Accessibility Services Blog
It’s another way to think about how I navigate the spaces I’m in, while being considerate that there I share this space with others too, and that we’re all navigating this space together.
16th April 2019
This week, I’m writing about the various gyms located on our vast U of T campus, and giving you a rundown of what to expect when you head there for your work-out needs. Personally, I have found that...
2nd April 2019
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
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.