Services provided by our Disability Advisors include:

  • assessment of your individual support needs
  • advising on alternative examination arrangements
  • assistance in finding personal helpers for reading, scribing, tutoring
  • initial screening for dyslexia
  • arranging for Educational Psychologist assessments
  • support with making an application for Disabled Students' Allowance (for eligible UK students only)
  • assessments of technology requirements
  • on-going technical support
  • arranging study skills support.
  • Operate a drop-in service from Monday to Friday 2-3pm.

Who to contact for help and advice

Lorraine Vallance, Disability Service Manager, 0131 451 3509,
Jay Kirkland, Disability Advisor, 0131 451 3519,
Caroline West, Disability Advisor, 0131 451 4594,
Davinia Leslie, Assistant Disability Advisor, 0131 451 3786,
Murray Kendall, Technology Assistant, 0131 451 4349,

General enquiries and appointments: