Welcome to Disability Resources for Students (DRS), a unit within the Division of Student Life. DRS is dedicated to ensuring access and inclusion for all students with disabilities on the Seattle campus enrolled in our undergraduate, graduate, professional, Evening Degree and Access programs for over 30 years. DRS serves approximately 1,300 students with either temporary or permanent physical, health, learning, sensory or psychological disabilities. Students partner with our office to establish services for their access and inclusion on campus.
Talk to a DRS Counselor
Prospective or current students will have the opportunity to speak with a DRS counselor without an appointment during Counselor on Duty (COD) hours. COD hours are designed for questions that can be addressed in 15 minutes or less. If the question is complex, a full-hour appointment might be needed and will be scheduled for another day. COD hours are:
Summer (Jun 23rd-August 29th)
- Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-12 pm & Tue, Thur 1-3 pm
Autumn (Sept 2nd-Dec 12th)
- Mon, Wed & Fri, 11 am-12 pm and Tue & Thur, 1-2 pm
Important Autumn Quarter Dates
To make a timely request for specific accommodations, please reference the Services Request page.
- Autumn quarter starts: September 24
- Priority Registration for Winter 2015: Nov 7-Nov 23
- Winter 2015 Housing Accommodation Request: Nov 1
- Autumn Finals Exam Request: Dec 1
UW Housing Accommodations
For more information on the housing accommodation process or to submit a request go to our UW Housing page above or click on this link: UW Housing Disability Accommodations. The Fall 2014 deadline has passed so submit your information as soon as possible.
Meet our Staff
List of current DRS Staff and contact information is available at the meet our staff page.
Events & Opportunities
Small collection of current workshops, internships, job opportunities and other applicable endeavors available at our Events & Opportunities page.