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Student Resources

UWindsor offers resources to assist you. We are here to support you!

If you are a prospective UWindsor student or current Disability Studies student, we have many on campus resources just for you. Please reach out to us at disabilitystudies@uwindsor.ca if you have any questions.

Academic Advisors are on hand to assist you in your academic journey. Please reach out for an appointment to speak to an advisor.

If you are a new student and require information about the program, please contact the Disability Studies Program Secretary at disabilitystudies@uwindsor.ca

Dr. Jijian Voronka is the Disability Studies Coordinator and Academic Advisor. Please see Dr. Voronka's information below:

Winter 2022 Office Hours: Wednesdays, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm EST

Please e-mail Dr. Voronka book an online Zoom meeting at jvoronka@uwindsor.ca

Please e-mail disabilitystudies@uwindsor.ca if you have any questions. Thank you.

 

The AQD (Academic Questions Database) is the central area for students to be able to get immediate answers relating to their academic concerns, problems and inquiries. Please find the site here: https://www.uwindsor.ca/fahss/online-advising/academicquestionsdatabase

The Dean's Office also has a Student Services Hub on their website. The Student Services Hub is comprised of two units: Academic and Student Success and Student Experience and Interdisciplinary Studies.

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) was introduced in 2005. Please read more on the Government of Ontario's website and the AODA's website.

The AODA is in place to prevent and remove barriers for persons with disabilities.

We are here to help you. Applicant Days are for new students and applicants who have questions and/or require help with their application. Help is offered in person or virtually from December 28th to January 14th. Please follow this link for more information Applicant Days - Realtime Support for Fall 2022 Undergraduate Applicants - UWindsor

If you are ready to apply or would like further information on applying, please visit How to Apply to UWindsor

The Ask.UWindsor site has many resources and list of questions and answers relating to UWindsor campus and services. 

The Disability Studies Experience Map is a useful tool that outlines career options, a career planning guide and opportunities during your undergraduate degree. Please visit the Office of Experiental Learning website

Information on how our government is making Canada accessible and the Accessible Canada Act can be found on their website at https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/programs/accessible-canada.html

Statistics Canada published a podcast episode that is a heartfelt discussion on disability in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. We discuss the realities of people living with disabilities, their challenges and all the changes that the pandemic has brought in their daily lives.

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Mark your calendars with important dates! The Registrar's Office website has a full list of statuatory holidays, semester start and end dates, convocation dates and more!

This website also has information on how to access the UWinsite, how to register for courses and next steps for students who have accepted their offer.

Please find information on Indigenous intiatives, events and resources on the UWindsor Indigenous Peoples website

For more information on Truth and Reconciliation and The Truth and Reconciliation Commission's final report, please visit The Government of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation website at Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (rcaanc-cirnac.gc.ca)

 

 

The Office of Human Rights, Accessibility and Equity website has many resources for accessiblity and accommodation including accessibility training, accommodation and information on how to create accessible documents.

The OHREA office also organizes Accessibility Awareness Days on main campus each year. This event hosts many speakers who speak about disabilities and accessibility awareness. Dr. Jijian Voronka, Co-ordinator of the Disability Studies program was a presenter at last year's event. Her presentation was titled "Welcome Disability with the Social Model". To view the presesentations, please visit follow this link.

Winter registration is approaching! Please see registration information on the Registrar’s website at https://www.uwindsor.ca/registrar/515/registration-information

The student guide provides step by step instructions on how to register. You can find this document at https://www.uwindsor.ca/registrar/3133/uwinsite-student-registration-guide

Please refer to the study plans on our website. They are listed under programs at Disability Studies Programs | Disability Studies (uwindsor.ca)

If you have questions about what courses qualify under Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, please refer to the Undergraduate Calendar, page 48 at undergraduate_calendar_winter_2022.pdf (uwindsor.ca)

If you have any questions about registration, please reach out to disabilitystudies@uwindsor.ca and we will help you. We are here to support you so please reach out if you have any questions or require assistance.

Read more about the Office of Research and Innovation Services (ORIS) by following this link https://www.uwindsor.ca/research-innovation-services/

Read more about the Academic Data Center by following this link https://leddy.uwindsor.ca/adc

 

There's nothing like on campus residence and it's proximity to other students and campus resources. Please visit the Residence Services website for more information

For The University of Windsor mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for staff, faculty and students, please follow this link https://www.uwindsor.ca/publicaffairs/2021-08-13/uwindsor-announces-mandatory-vaccinations-staff-faculty-and-students

For up to date information on returning to campus, please follow this link https://www.uwindsor.ca/returntocampus/413/student-information

 

 

Stay Safe with the Safe Lancer App. It provides One-touch access to Campus Police and Windsor Police (emergency and non-emergency numbers). Please visit Campus Community Police 

Student Accessibility Services offers services and supports for students. Please visit Student Accessibility Services 

The Student Awards and Financial Aid Office has information on financial aid, scholarships and the Ignite program.

Student Health Services provides confidential, student-centred health care, including comprehensive medical care, counseling, and referrals. Please visit Student Health Services

The fees shown on the Tuition Fee Estimator are the approved fees for the 2021-2022 academic year. Fees may change for the Summer 2022 term and should only be used as an estimate for the fees in the future. The fees calculated are per term and will be based upon the information you provide below. To obtain the exact fees you owe for the current term, please go to the UWinsite Student.

Our UWindsor campus is beautiful! Take a virtual tour of the UWindsor campus

 

 


Contact Disability Studies

The University of Windsor
School of Social Work

167 Ferry Street
Second Floor, Room 205
Windsor, Ontario N9A 0C5

Phone: 519-253-3000, Ext. 3064
Fax: 519-973-7036
Email: disabilitystudies@uwindsor.ca