New Drop-In Hours
Monday to Friday from 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Monday to Thursday from 3:00pm – 3:40pm.
Please note: Drop-ins are on a First-come, first-served basis and will increase from 15 min to 20 min each.
Students will see whichever Disability Consultant is available at that time. We will make every effort to link students with their primary consultant for the drop-in appointment but please note that there is no guarantee.
Please remember that drop in appointments will be scheduled for no longer than 20 minutes. As such, students should book formal appointments if they need to discuss something at length. Please speak to your consultant or the front line staff if you are unsure about whether you need to book an hour-long appointment or whether a drop in session will suffice.
STARTUP: 3 Day Core Transition Program - August 20th - August 22nd, 2019 (inclusive)
JUMPSTART: 1 Day Core Transition Program - August 26th, 2019
Registration coming soon! To receive an update once Registration is active, please email your interest to email@example.com
UTSC Concussion Website Now Available
Concussions can have a direct impact on someone's academic, physical, social and emotional functioning. However, if managed correctly, recovery from a concussion is possible.
Please visit the University of Toronto Scarborough's website,Concussions: Resources and Supports on Campus to learn more about seeking medical attention, academic accommodations, supports on and off campus.
Access Updates Mailing List!
Would you like to be notified when AccessAbility Services learns that an elevator is out of service? If yes, then subscribe to our new Access Updates mailing list!
Volunteer Note Takers Needed
The Note Taking program ensures that students with disabilities are able to access lecture material, which they may otherwise not have access to. Students who require the services of a note taker may have difficulties taking notes due to a physical disability, vision or hearing loss, mental health or chronic health disabilities, a learning disability and ADHD.
•Provide a copy of your notes to AccessAbility myAIMS Web Service within 24 hours of each lecture.
•Attend your classes regularly and take notes.
Click here to Register.
For more information on Concussion Awareness and Supports please visit https://uoft.me/concussion
Good2Talk is a dedicated helpline for post secondary-students in Ontario. While Good2Talk specializes in providing professional counselling, information, and referral services to post-secondary students aged 17 to 25, they will provide support to anyone who calls the helpline. Good2Talk is completely free, anonymous and confidential. It is available 24/7, 365 days a year. Callers will be able to get bilingual information about services and supports on our campus, in their community, and throughout the provice as well as have the opportunity to speak with a professonal counsellor or information referral specialist. To contact Good2Talk, call 1-866-925-5454 or connect through 211 any time, day or night.
AccessAbility Services has created a fast and easy new way to access myAIMS. To log in, simply click on the 'myAIMS' link on the top-right of any page on the AccessAbility website. Please note that links have changed slightly as well, so you might need to update any bookmarks you already have.
"No longer just an afterthought, but worthy of its own coverage and its own place in the sporting pantheon" Full Article
The Honourable David C. Onley Appointed as Special Advisor
When asked to share her personal journey, recent UTSC Graduate Cicely Burnett said, "I am truly honoured! I hope sharing my story with others will inspire them to keep striving to achieve their dreams no matter how long it takes". See full article
TalkRocket Go is a text-to-speech app for iPhone, iPad Touch, and iPod which assists people with verbal communication. AccessAbility Services has developed a Communication pack specifically for post-secondary students with disabilities. For more information, please read our UTSC web article & see the Media Release
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Food and beverages provided
Sign-Language Interpretation and Real-Time Captioning (CART) communication services provided.
For more information, accommodations requests, or to RSVP please contact us
Final Exam Accommodation Requests are due as follows:
Winter 2019: Friday, March 8th, 2019 at 3pm
The Winter 2019 Final Exam Request deadline has passed. If you were not able to submit your final exam requests online, please do so via the Late Submission Notification Form available at our front desk in room SW302 and on our website.
Mid-Term, Tests, and Quizzes:
The deadline to request accommodations for mid-terms, tests, and quizzes using myAIMS is 14 days prior to the date of your test.