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Health Conditions and Disabilities

Students with disabilities and health conditions add to the diversity of our University community. This broadens our understanding and appreciation for the contributions of each individual.

Disability Services provide leadership and guidance regarding accommodations and access, which requires a collaborative relationship among all members of the university community. Students accessing support services are required to have their health professional complete the Access to Assistance for Students with Disabilities/Health Condition (PDF 90.3 KB) form before making an appointment.

Are you ready to start searching for and securing a job or career?

The University of Tasmania has partnered with the National Disability Coordination Officer Program and the ORS Group to provide on-campus employment service for students with disability or an on-going health condition (inclusive of mental health). This service is available to final year students and early graduates and provides one-to-one job search, job application preparation and employment support to ease the transition from University study into paid work. The UniSpecialist Employment Partnerships (USEP) are focused on graduate placements relevant to your area of study and career goals.

To book in to see one of our USEP consultants go to CareerHub (look for Disability Employment Support – USEP under Appointments). Appointments are available via phone or Skype as well as in person.