Tell us about your disability

Use this form to tell the Accessibility and Disability Resource Centre (ADRC) about:

  •  your disability or medical condition
  • support you received at school or college
  • adjustments you may need in classes, exams and accommodation

Please provide as many details as you can as it will help us arrange your support.

Examples of documents and evidence you could share with us:

  • diagnostic reports or tests 
  • doctor's letter
  • hospital letter

Check what we accept as evidence

If you need this form in an alternative format such as Braille, email disability@admin.cam.ac.uk.

Your personal details

Please enter a 10 digit value (with no dashes)

About your disability or impairment

Please tick all that apply

Choose how we manage your data

By submitting this form I confirm I have read and agree to the ADRC confidentiality policy.

If you selected restricted disclosure, choose which groups you are disclosing to. You can change your mind later on.

Choose one option

About recording lectures, seminars and supervisions

Your department or faculty will let you know if your lectures are recorded. If recordings are made they will be made available to you on Moodle.

Sometimes you may need to make your own recording.

Please read the  University of Cambridge lecture, seminar and supervisions recording agreement.

Your academic-related disability access requirements

Please upload any supporting documents at the end of the form.

Examples of support you might want to tell us about

  • Extended deadlines for coursework and essays 
  • Extra time during exams 
  • Reserved seating in front of the class, by a window or the exit

Examples of support you might need:

  • Reading lists provided to you in advance
  • Teaching slides, handouts and notes sent to you in advance
  • Extended deadlines for coursework and essays

Examples of human support you might get:

  • Specialist mentoring 
  • Specialist study skills tuition 
  • Notetakers

Examples of support you might get:

  • Help with taking books out and returning them to the library
  • Getting texts in a digital format 
  • Extended loan periods for books and texts

Examples of support you could get:

  • Help with carrying equipment 
  • Regular rest breaks 
  • Seating with a backrest

What arrangements will you need in exams?

Your College will arrange this for you. Please let them know as soon as possible. You will need to provide medical evidence. 

Tick all that apply

What are your College accommodation needs?

Tick all that apply

Your disability-related funding

If you have any questions, email disability@admin.cam.ac.uk or phone 01223 332 301. We are open Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm, Fridays 9am to 4pm. We are closed on weekends, national bank holidays and the week between Christmas and new year. 

Next, please upload your supporting documents and evidence.

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