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Disability Resources for Students

Disability Resources for Students

COVID-19 Updates

Updated September 30, 2020

Is DRS open?

DRS Seattle has transitioned all advising & services online – all appointments are currently remote (via phone/video/email). Our office in Mary Gates Hall will be closed to the public until further notice, but coordinators and staff are available remotely for questions and meetings during our regular business hours.

Is Mary Gates Hall open?

Mary Gates Hall is closed and accessible via Husky Card to UW students, staff, and faculty who have been given access to the building (for example, people who work in the building during normal operations). The building will remain secured until further notice. Our services and staff are available online and by phone.

Is DRS offering testing services for fall quarter?

DRS will not be proctoring or administering any exams this quarter. Course instructors are responsible for working with DRS students to provide their testing accommodations for exams. Refer to the DRS COVID-19 Resources for guidance on the most common accommodations.

What is DRS doing to accommodate Face Coverings?

The UW Face Covering policy states that face coverings are required to be worn on site at the University of Washington; in class and in public spaces.

Where do I find current info from the University?

For updates on the University’s response to COVID-19 as well as information for students, please visit

myDRS login

Current DRS students log into myDRS

New student application login

Click above to apply for DRS services

Important Dates in the Quarter

To plan your timely requests for specific accommodations, review the .

You can also review the full list of UW Academic Calendar dates here.

Go to UW academic calendar
(New DRS student calendar download coming soon)

Related campus resources

Not sure whether we’re the exact place you’re looking for? Interested in our other partners here at UW?

Quick Links to commonly used DRS Resources

  1. Getting Started with DRS
  2. Supporting students with disabilities at the UW
  3. Frequently asked questions
  4. Specific UW accommodation information
  5. myDRS Video Tutorials
  6. UW Housing Disability Accommodations
  7. Resource List for Learning Disabilities/ADHD Assessments & Diagnosticians
  8. Career Development and Students with Disabilities
  9. Free Online Document Conversion Tool

Updated 2 April 2020

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