If you have a disability or any concerns regarding your disability, please contact the Disability Services at the Student Hub. Please refer to https://intranet.birmingham.ac.uk/as/studentservices/disability/contact/index.aspx for further information.

There is plenty of information available from Disability Rights UK - their Education Factsheets can be found at: Disability Rights UK and they have a dedicated Disabled Students Helpline.

disabled students helpline - Freephone - 0800 328 5050

Additional Support


For general information and help with your disability.


The Disability and Mental Health Students’ Association (DAMSA) are a Liberation Association for self-identifying disabled students. They take part in local and national student campaigns to campaign on issues affecting disabled students. They also run social events including a weekly Safe Space Social each Monday of term time 4-7pm in the Guild.

Facebook: facebook.com/GuildDAMSA
Twitter: @Guild_DAMSA
Email: disability@guild.bham.ac.uk

Disabled Students’ Officer

Our Disabled Student’s Officer is here to represent and campaign on behalf of disabled students at Birmingham.

Facebook: facebook.com/GuildDSO
Twitter: @Guild_DSO
Email: dso@guild.bham.ac.uk

Disability Support Service

The University has a Disability Support Service located in the Aston Webb Student Hub. If you have study support needs related to a disability, including dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties, mental health difficulties, autism, Asperger’s syndrome, or other health conditions, they are here to help you.

Email: disability@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Website: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/undergraduate/support/disability/index.aspx








To ensure that you get what you need from us, when you need it, we have created a set of promises which we will always aim to deliver.

Meet your officer team

Every year, you elect fellow students to your Officer Team, who represent you and lead your union. Each Officer has their own roles and remit which you can view below. You have a chance to make sure your elected Officers are doing what they said they will, by attending Officer Question Time held each term.

 Ellie Keiller - Guild President 2016-17
Natalie Cox - Activities & Development Officer 2016-17
Chris Wilkinson - Education Officer 2016-17
Izzie Nicholds - Housing & Community Officer 2016-17
Rose Bennett - Postgraduate Officer 2016-17
Brandon Hattiloney - Representation & Resources Officer 2016-17
Georgie Freeman - Sports Officer 2016-17
Ross Strong - Welfare Officer 2016-17

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