AccessAbility Services

Student Wellbeing and Equity AccessAbility Services

If you are studying with a documented disability, injury, illness, short or long-term health condition, including learning disabilities and mental health conditions, you can register with us.

AccessAbility Services is a free and confidential support service for all registered JCU students, whether studying on or off campus, who identify as having a short or long term disability, injury, ilness or health condition.

We provide information and practical advice about the support available at JCU and ensure access to appropriate adjustments and services:

  • Explore the ways you can work to your full potential while at university
  • Access assistive equipment, technology and software, adjusted exam conditions, mobility aids and other potential solutions that suit your needs
  • Trial assistive options and adjustments that you might not be able to access otherwise
  • Develop work-placement strategies to prepare you for professional life
  • Build on your own resilience and resourcefulness

We have strong connections with academic, professional and support staff at JCU and within the wider community.

If you require any of the information on this website in an alternative format, please contact us.


Facilities on campus

Assistive Technology room

Student Retreat room


Services

Alternative formatting

Software

Alternative assessment and exam adjustments

Volunteer note-taking scheme

Mobility aids

Assistive equipment