Disability & accessibility support
Curtin’s AccessAbillity services provides a range of support to help you at university.
If you have a disability or health condition, or you’re caring for someone with a disability, you can access a range of support services and assistance to help you succeed at Curtin.
How we can help you
Curtin’s AccessAbility team provides a range of services and support for students with disabilities or health conditions that affect their studies.
Curtin Access Plan
A Curtin Access Plan outlines reasonable adjustments for student with a disability or medical condition, or a carer of a person with disability, to enable equitable access to their studies and assessments.
Register for disability and accessibility support
Find out how to register for disability and accessibility support and what health professional documentation is needed.
For students who are carers of people with disability
Curtin recognises that some students provide significant caring roles for others and can help support your studies during this process.
Campus access and parking
Our Campus access and parking page details what you need to know about coming to campus, including courtesy bays, ACROD parking and wheelchair accessible routes.
Make an appointment
We have services available for on-campus, regional, and online students.
You can book an appointment by calling (08) 9266 7850 or 1800 651 878 or by visiting our reception on level two of building 109 (see map). If you have difficulty using the phone please email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment.
Appointments can be face-to-face, over the phone, or over video chat. Please let us know in advance if you have any access requirements for your appointment (e.g. Auslan interpreter).
Monday to Thursday: 8.30am to 5.00pm
Friday: 8.00am to 4.30pm
Please note: There may be a waiting period during our busy times of the year.
More about disability
What is a disability?
The definition of a disability is very broad and includes physical, psychological, sensory, intellectual disabilities and medical conditions.
Disclosing a disability
Get advice on how and when to tell the relevant people about your disability, and how much you may want to disclose.
Disability Access and Inclusion Plan
Curtin’s Disability Access and Inclusion Plan details our commitment to making education, employment and services accessible and inclusive for students, staff and visitors with disability.