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Students with disabilities and/or specific learning difficulties

At Edge Hill University we’re here to support you right from the beginning of your student journey. Our dedicated teams are available to offer support for all disabled students and/or those with specific learning difficulties. You can access support before you join us, whilst you’re here, and even after you graduate.

Your support options


At Edge Hill, our definitions of students with a disability or one or more specific learning difficulties includes the following:

Disabled students may declare one or more of the following:

  • Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASC)
  • mental health diagnoses such as anxiety and depression
  • sensory impairment
  • mobility difficulties

Or a medical condition such as:

  • epilepsy
  • diabetes
  • heart condition
  • severe asthma

Students with specific learning difficulties may have one or more of the following:

  • dyslexia
  • dyspraxia
  • dyscalculia
  • ADHD


If you think you are eligible for support but you do not think that your personal circumstances match any of the criteria outlined above, please contact us for support: