Services & Support

The Student Accessibility Centre provides a variety of on-campus services and support to UNB students with disabilities. Please note that many of these services require registration with the Centre. For more informaiton, please contact the office directly by email.

Services Provided

  • Disability guidance, support, and advocacy for students
  • Arrangements for instructional, classroom, and test/examination accommodations
  • Referrals to on-campus or community-based services such as counselling, psychological assessment services, writing/study skills, financial aid or health services
  • Assistance with Canada Student Grant for Students with Permanent Disabilities applications (for qualifying students)
  • Learning Strategist support (open to all students on campus)
    • General approaches to course work (time management, assigned readings, note-taking, written assignments, etc.)
    • Specific strategies for addressing individual learning needs
    • Evaluate the effectiveness or success of a particular strategy
    • Make appropriate adjustments for achieving specific goals
  • Assistive Technology support (open to all students on campus)
    • Technology assessment
    • Device accessibility options
    • Software and equipment information
    • Training and support
  • Collaboration and consultation with faculty and staff about disability-related issues

Services Not Provided

  • Academic advising
  • Tutoring
  • Proofreading of assignments
  • Psychological or medical assessments
  • General Student Loan and financial advising
  • Exam accommodation for students not registered with the Centre
  • Exam accommodation for English Second Language students

Accessibility on Campus

UNB is committed to providing accessible spaces and services on campus.  Improvements to campus accessibility are made on a priority basis and in consultation with stakeholders. To identify accessible parking, accessible entrances, and accessible washrooms on campus please visit the campus map.