Accessibility and inclusion

Our Accessibility and Inclusive Learning teams support and advise students with:

We want every student to feel valued and supported and to get the most out of their time at university.

Please contact us if you are an international student with a disability or a learning difference. We can talk you through the support options available.


Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA)

The DSA is funding for UK students with disabilities, learning differences and health conditions. It is designed to make sure you can fully participate in university life and studies. Find out more...
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Individual Learning Plans

The Accessibility team liaise with students to create Individual Learning Plans (ILPs) which recommend reasonable adjustments to help you succeed at university.
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Screening and Assessment for Specific Learning Differences

Information for on-campus students who think they have specific learning differences such as dyslexia, dyspraxia or ADHD.
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Information, checklists and screening for SpLDs and Autism

Information about learning differences and diagnostic assessment. Contains checklists and screening information.
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Campus accessibility

Information about accessible routes in and around our Falmouth and Penryn campuses.
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Autism & Uni Toolkit

For new students with autism or students who are thinking of studying with us.
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Careers Support for Neurodivergent students

Careers information and guidance for students with autism and Specific Learning Differences.
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Contact us - Accessibility team


Telephone (via Compass helpdesk): 01326 370 460

Book an Online Meeting

If you need an in-person meeting please contact us by email.

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Contact us - Inclusive Learning team

Telephone: 01326 259 340


  • (SpLD queries)
  • or (inclusion queries)

No DSA software? No problem

Follow the link to find out about useful free technology for students who don't get DSA and students who do! Watch short videos showing you how to use tools such as: mind mapping, text reader, grammar checker and dictation.

Sway: No DSA software? No problem
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Something isn’t working for me!

In Disability Support, we know that at times processes or systems don’t work for all of us. If this is the case for you, please complete our ‘Something Isn’t Working Form’ to let us know. We will do our best to rectify the issue, but if we can’t we will give you feedback as to why we can’t change things. You should hear from the respective team(s) within 2 working days.