University

  • University students with dyslexia are able to apply for a Disabled Students Allowance.
  • More information on this can be found here - http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/DisabledPeople/EducationAndTraining/HigherEducation/DG_10034898 and www.discoverdsa.com demonstrates easy to follow YouTube clips on how to apply for DSA.
  • The Disabled Students Allowance is a grant that helps the students purchase equipment to assist with their needs.
  • Examples of equipment that a dyslexic student might need include a laptop, a note taker to assist in lectures, a reader such as Claro Read Plus.