Alternative Formats

Alternative Formats (previously Document Conversion) provides students approved for this accommodation with three types of accessible course reading materials (audio, enlarged text, Braille) in three formats (recorded audio, electronic text, and Braille). Students eligible for Alternative Formats need to attend a training session before using the service. All requests should be submitted at least six…

Notetaking

Peer Notetaking (copies of notes from other students in the class) and Smartpens are two ways that Notetaking accommodations are provided at UW-Madison.  Eligibility will be indicated on the student’s accommodation plan in McBurney Connect. Notetaking accommodations for eligible students are now requested and notes are downloaded through McBurney Connect. All students with notetaking as…

Accommodations Listing

The following is a non-exhaustive list of the accommodations that are approved and/or referred to by the McBurney Center.  A custom accommodation plan is developed for each eligible student.  The provider/coordinator varies by accommodation and may include the McBurney Center, instructors, academic departments, schools/colleges, service departments, and outside vendors. Adaptive/Assistive Technology Alternative Formats (Document Conversion,…

Accessible Circulator Shuttle: UW Transportation Services

UW Transportation Services Accessible Circulator Shuttle provides wheelchair accessible transportation both on a fixed/scheduled route around campus and from campus building to campus building when needed.  The shuttle is intended to supplement campus bus and …

Accessible Parking Permits: UW Transportation Services

Students with a state Department of Transportation (DOT) disabled parking license plates or identification card that wish to purchase a UW-Madison accessible parking permit (UW-DIS parking tag) may purchase one at any of the Transportation …

Paratransit: Madison Metro

The ASM student bus pass provides free paratransit services for students eligible for paratransit.  Madison Metro’s Paratransit Service provides wheelchair accessible, curb to curb service from one building to another, rather than from bus stop to bus …

Study and Learning Skills Program

The Study and Learning Skills Program (SLSS) is offered to students registered with the McBurney Disability Resource Center. Students schedule individual appointments with trained study skills specialists to discuss ways to study more effectively. The …