Center for Students with Disabilities

Due to the public health risk of COVID-19, and for the safety of our students, faculty, staff and community, we will remain operating remotely during regular operating hours of 8:00 to 4:30, Monday through Friday. During this time staff will be available via email, their normal office phone line, and video conference meetings via WebEx.
Limited in-person meetings will be scheduled.  No in-person drop-in meetings will be accepted!

WARHAWKS RETURN

NEWS

Winter Sidewalk & Stair Closures: The campus will be closing specific stairs and sidewalks around campus in preparation for winter weather.  Here is a list (Word document) of all locations to be closed, and here is a PDF with the closures marked in pink or orange.

Student Seeking Caregivers: Seeking caregivers to provide residential supports, on UW Whitewater Campus, for a young man with disabilities and a service dog. He is seeking full or part time positions with flexible scheduling to individuals that are able to pass a caregiver background check.  Job duties include: meal prep, medication monitoring, personal cares, assist with laundry, light housekeeping, and attending rec/leisure activities.  We offer a variety of schedules and on the job training.  **All candidates interested in this position, please email justinjgorton@gmail.com and you will be forwarded a caregiver application form. This job starts mid-January 2021.

VISIT OUR NEW FACEBOOK PAGE!

WATCH OUT FOR NOTETAKING SCAM! CSD does not use any outside agencies to hire notetakers!  If you receive an email claiming to offer payment for notetaking services, please send it to suspiciousemail@uww.edu.

ALTERNATIVE TESTING:  Please submit all Testing Requests at least five (5) business days before the test is scheduled in the class.  You must complete Alternative Testing Contracts before you are able to submit the Requests.   For classes with all online exams, CSD will proctor the exam IF: a scribe or reader is needed and you don't have an Out of Class aide; assistive technology is needed that you do not have on your personal computer; the exam must be proctored and the instructor is unable to proctor for your full extended time.  Please see your DSC with questions.

ALTERNATE FORMATS:  Please remember to turn in your Alternative Media Requests as soon as possible. It can take 4-6 weeks from the time your request is submitted to get the converted text to you!

FRAGRANCE FREE ZONE: Perfumes, cologne, scented body spray, lotions, aftershaves, hair-care products and other scented products affect the health of many people. Scented products can trigger mild to severe reactions such as respiratory distress, migraines, and nausea.  Please do not wear scented products in this office.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Spring Semester Begins: 01/19

Spring Break: 04/19 - 04/23

Last day of class: 05/07

FINAL EXAMS: 05/10 - 05/14