How to apply for support and how your universities can help.
Here are a few things to check with the disability coordinators and advisers at any course providers you're interested in applying to.
You can get contact details on course provider websites or prospectuses, or on the DSA-QAG website.
The Disability Right's factsheet Funding higher education for disabled students 2016/17 has lots of handy details about, support and finance.
Communication support workers, signers or note-takers can help you get the most out of your course. To cover the cost of this, you can apply for Disabled Students Allowances (DSAs). We recommend you start applying for it six to nine months before the course begins.