Support available to you - Autism and Asperger Syndrome - University of Derby

Support that is available to you

There are a number of ways that we can support you while you are at university

Some of the types of support that you may be eligible for:

A support worker who will meet with you regularly to provide you with one to one support.

Maps of our buildings and arrange for you to have a tour when the site are quiet.

Your support worker can help you understand assignment questions if they are written in ambiguous language

Specialist equipment and software to help you, if this is needed for your studies

Give you extra time in exams, if appropriate

Help prepare you for the change in routines that happens at the end and beginning of each term and during exam periods

Follow our step by step guide to organise your support.