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University of Kent Campus
Canterbury Innovation Centre, University Road,
Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7FG

Tel: 01227 811813
or 01227 211070
Text: 07742 188458
Email: martha@iona-kase.co.uk

Students - Disability Funding and Assessment

Disabled Students Allowances (DSAs) are grants available to students in Higher Education to help with extra costs incurred while studying.

Here at Iona, we are committed to helping you throughout your DSA Application. As a student, you may be eligible for additional funding if you have:

  • Autism
  • Hearing needs
  • Mental Health Conditions
  • Mobility Conditions
  • Visual needs
  • Specific Learning Difficulties such as Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia, ADHD, ADD

Your disability may not be included in the above; if you are unsure about whether you are eligible, call us in confidence or go to Direct Gov. website

All information is highly confidential and will not be released without your consent

Our role is to help with your application and then compile a report in which the amount and type of support you need is specified. This could include:

  • Specialist Tutor and Specialist Mentor support
  • Hardware and Software
  • Extra time in examinations
  • Other specialist equipment and learning support
  • Travel Allowance

Study needs assessment fee charged to your funding body by this centre:

You will not be personally charged for this needs assessment. The assessment fee does not affect or lessen the amount of DSA funding awarded to you. The amount is dependent on each student’s individual needs.

Fee: £580.00
VAT: £116.00
Total Fee: £696.00