Planning an Accessible Event

Event Planning Is the event/meeting space accessible? Mobility disabilities: Consider path of travel from outside the building into the room, aisle width (minimum of 5’), turning radius in the room, registration table placement, food and …

McBurney Center Fairs for Recently Hired Notetakers

These hiring fairs provide a quick way for new notetakers to complete their employment paperwork at the beginning of the semester and ask questions.If you were offered and accepted a specific notetaking assignment and you are NOT currently employed by UW-Madison, you need to RSVP for one of the fairs listed below. (NOTE: UW Foundation,…

Becoming a Notetaker

Notetakers must be a UW-Madison student currently enrolled in the class for which they are requesting a notetaking assignment.  The first part of the process is to let us know that you are interested in being a notetaker and which classes you could provide copies of your notes.  As part of the application you can…

Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

McBurney Center General Scholarships Information McBurney Center general scholarships are available to current and incoming UW-Madison undergraduate, graduate, and professional students whose disability(s) has been verified through the McBurney Disability Resource Center and who will …

Housing Accommodations

The McBurney Disability Resource Center is the designated entity on campus to collect and review all disability documentation as it relates to UW-Madison disability-related housing and academic accommodations. McBurney staff communicate with UW-Madison University Housing staff regarding the functional limitations experienced by a student as verified in the disability documentation. While students should contact the University…

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 …