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Accessibility Services (AS) and Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services (DHoHS)


Front lawn of Wesley hall - students walking, sitting on benches and at tables

In collaboration with the students, faculty, and staff at The University of Winnipeg, Accessibility Services (AS) and Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services (DHoHS) facilitate and promote the ongoing development of an accessible learning environment which provides students with disabilities or medical conditions the opportunity to participate fully in all aspects of campus life. 

Update on Services

The University of Winnipeg is committed to the safety of our students and staff as the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve. As a result, Accessibility Services (AS) and Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services (DHoHS) are no longer open for in-person student appointments and drop-ins. 

Please call us at 204.786.9771 or email accessibility@uwinnipeg.ca, and we will direct your question to the appropriate staff member.

 

Need help coping with anxiety related to COVID-19?

The Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba (ADAM) has set up a new support line to assist people who are struggling with anxiety about COVID-19.   Hours: M-F 9 am-9 pm; Sat-Sun 10 am-4 pm.  Please call 204.925.0040.

 

Updates for Winter & Spring Terms: 

In light of recent health concerns related to COVID-19, classes for Winter Term have been suspended and there will be no in-person exams.  Students will have received information via webmail by March 20, 2020 on how final grades for the term will be determined.   The Voluntary Withdrawal date for Winter Term has been extended to March 31, 2020.  Plans are being made for offering Spring Term courses online.  Please see this website for the latest developments at UWinnipeg:  https://www.uwinnipeg.ca/covid-19/index.html


Location of Accessibility Services:

AS and DHoHS are located in room 1M35, the offices in the Northwest corner of Manitoba Hall on the main floor. The closest accessible pickup and drop-off point is the Ellice Avenue campus entrance (Lockhart Hall, which is just around the corner from our offices).









General Information:

799-UWINFor an overview of information on our services, you may download a digital copy of our brochure

For additional information, or to register for academic accommodations please contact Accessibility Services at 204.786.9771 or through email at accessibility@uwinnipeg.ca. Deaf or Hard of Hearing students may contact 204.786.9704 or t.rogowski@uwinnipeg.ca directly. 

Call us at 204-786-9771 or email accessibility@uwinnipeg.ca, and we will direct your question to the appropriate staff member.