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If you have applied to join us at UEA in the academic year 2017/18, please complete and return the forms below. Please also include in your e-mail any specific questions you have. If it would be helpful to you, we are happy to arrange an appointment with an Adviser to discuss your support requirements.

Information and Disclosure Form (all applicants)

Notification of medical condition (if relevant to you)

Please send the forms to:

Early arrival

If you will need assistance at the start of the term (for example, with getting to know the campus) and/or it would be otherwise helpful to come a day or two early, please let us know and we will arrange this with our accommodation colleagues for you.

What can we assist with?

  • Information and advice on planning for university life and study

  • Specialist study skills tuition

  • Access and accommodation requirements

  • Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSA) applications and process

  • Assessment of study support needs

  • Examination arrangements

  • Accessing to relevant local services and advice to your home Social Services providers

  • Provision additional study support

  • Loan laptops and other equipment 

  • Assistance for Fresher’s Week and with registration if required

  • Campus orientation

  • Liaison with Faculties and Schools of Study

  • 1:1 confidential counselling

  • 1:1 advice and guidance meetings with a mental health or disability adviser

Please note: we do need to have evidence of your disability before any reasonable adjustments or services can be provided for you.


Apply for a Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) if you are eligible. Study Needs Assessors will make recommendations for reasonable adjustments, equipment, software and other support funded by the DSA itself or provided by the University.

Visits to campus and accommodation

If it would be helpful for you, you can still contact us to arrange to visit the University prior to the start of the academic year. We are always happy to make an appointment for you.

Any queries or concerns can be sent via e-mail to and we will respond as quickly as we can.


Please see our Welcome site for more information about studying at UEA.