Welcome to the Office of Disability Services!

Our Mission

The Office of Disability Services works to ensure that students with disabilities have access to education and campus life at UNC Charlotte. Through collaboration with the institution’s diverse community, Disability Services facilitates accommodations, discourse, and engagement to promote a universally accessible learning environment for all. 

Getting Connected to Disability Services

Registration with the Office of Disability Services (DS) is required for students who wish to receive accommodations.  Click here to learn more about registering for disability accommodations.

To register, students must first submit the appropriate documentation for review. Most students will need to complete the documentation form. with their health care provider. Students with learning disabilities will need to submit their most recent full-scale psycho-educational documentation supporting their diagnosis. Learn more about support and services through Disability Services by clicking here.

Access for Visitors and Students at Public Campus Events

Students or visitors to campus who need accommodations for a public campus event should contact Disability Services at 704-687-0040 or at disability@uncc.edu. For more information, click here to visit UNC Charlotte's Accessibility website.

What's Happening in DS in September

The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) continues it registration. WRP is a program that connects college students and recent graduates with disabilities to employers across the nation for summer internships and full-time jobs. 

To qualify, an eligible candidate:

  • Has a disability
  • Is a United States citizen
  • Is a current, full-time, degree-seeking, post-secondary student, unless they are taking a reduced course load due to a disability OR are in their final semester.
  • Recently graduated from UNC Charlotte and meets the above criteria (excluding course load).

Learn more about WRP here.

2016 WRP Registration Begins August 29, 2016 and Continues Until October 17, 2016