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 General Scholarships Information McBurney general scholarships are available to UW-Madison undergraduate, graduate and professional students whose disabilities have been verified through the McBurney Disability Resource Center. Verify disability status with the McBurney Center by …

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…