Fall 2020 Practices
Student Disability Services staff will continue to work remotely in the fall 2020 semester. All services will be offered virtually.
How to Access our Services
- Students can call (335-1462) or email (email@example.com).
- All appointments will be conducted by Zoom or phone.
There will be no in-person options available for the fall 2020 semester.
- Phone: (319) 335-1462
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
COVID-19 Health and Safety Measures
All services will be conducted virtually at this time to ensure the safety of SDS staff and UI students. Please visit our COVID-19 page for more information: https://sds.studentlife.uiowa.edu/fall-2020/covid-19-temporary-learning-arrangements/
COVID-19 Temporary Alternative Learning Arrangements for Populations with Vulnerabilities
Because the add/drop date for Fall 2020 has passed, students seeking support for TALA should work directly with their college. Information regarding colleges can be found below. Also, please note that Winter 2020/Spring 2021 TALA application will be available starting mid-October. Information will be shared on the Campus Coronavirus Updates website.
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Office of Academic Programs and Student Development
120 Schaeffer Hall (SH) - CLOSED
Remote Learning Strategies for Students with Disabilities
How do you use your time?When is the environment you are in least distracting? (e. g. parent goes to work, roommate is gone, etc. )
Do you set aside a specific time for specific classes? (e. g. make “appointments” on your calendar for when you will complete course readings, watch recorded lectures, complete assignments)
If you struggle with attention, how long can you focus without taking a break? (e. g.