Current students

Have a look through the sections on this page to find out more about:

  • How to link with Disability Services 
  • What support is available on a range of courses or in different circumstances 
  • Guidance on applying for the Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) 
  • Information about the Learning Support Service – provision of support workers and specialist one to one staff 
  • Links to other support around the University.

Register with Disability Services

Please register with us so we can contact you. This also helps us understand your support requirements.

Getting in touch

Ways to make contact with Disability Services, whether you are a current student or an applicant.

The Disabled Students' Allowance

Information about applying for the Disabled Students' Allowance - a government fund which provides support to UK students.

Evidence required

Find out what evidence you need to provide when registering or applying for DSA


How is my support put in place?

Learn about how support is put in place for you across campus and throughout your studies.


Support for specific disabilities

Find out what support is available.


Digital accessibility

HudStudy is available to all students and provides software and training which can be used to help with studying and learning.


Campus accessibility

Information on access, understanding the rooms, parking, and emergency evacuations.


Exam support

Discover full details for accessing support during exams, including how to provide evidence and the type of support you can receive.


Information for disabled international students

Discover information on the support available to you as an international student.


Information for disabled students on placement

Discover how we can support you whilst on placement.


Information for disabled apprentices

Find out about the support available to you as an apprentice learner whilst studying at university.


Information for disabled distance learners

Learn about the support available to you if you're undertaking a distance learning course.


The Learning Support Service

Other support services

Library Support

Find out about additional support available in the library guide for disabled library users.

Wellbeing Services

Discover our range of support in managing your wellbeing and mental health, including 24/7 online support with Togetherall.


HudStudy is available to all students and provides software and training which can be used to help with studying and learning.

Huddersfield Students' Union

The Students' Union exists to make student life better. From sports clubs and societies, to campaigns and social events, there's something for everyone at your SU.

University Health Centre

Students living within the practice boundary can register with the University Health Centre.

Disabled Students' Network

The Disabled Students' Network is a community group run by a student representative and part of the Students' Union.

Academic Skills Tutors

Whatever level you're at, develop your academic skills with specialist Academic Skills Tutors based in every School.

Support and Guidance Teams

There are staff in each academic school who can provide help and support about issues relating to study such as extensions or extenuating circumstances.

Careers and Employability

Get all the advice and support you need in looking for work after graduation and figuring out your future.