Students with Disabilities

Western is committed to achieving barrier-free accessibility for all its members (including graduate students) who have ongoing or temporary conditions that may include but are not limited to:

  • Chronic illnesses (for example, fibromyalgia, migraines);
  • Chronic pain;
  • Attention deficit disorders;
  • Learning disabilities;
  • Mental health conditions (for example, anxiety, depression);
  • Acquired brain injuries and concussions;
  • Vision, hearing impairments;
  • Mobility impairments, and
  • Injury related to an accident.

This applies to all persons with disabilities studying, visiting and working at Western.
--Section 14, Graduate Calendar <https://grad.uwo.ca/administration/regulations/14.html>


As part of this commitment, there are a variety of services on campus devoted to promoting accessibility and to ensure that individuals have equitable access to meet graduate and undergraduate program requirements and to access services and facilities.

Student Accessibility Services (formerly Services for Students with Disabilities)

Health and Wellness