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 …

Giving Opportunities at the McBurney Disability Resource Center

The McBurney Disability Resource Center provides services and educational support to UW-Madison undergraduate, graduate, professional and special students with disabilities. Over 2600 UW students are registered with the Center and eligible for some type of disability-related accommodation in classroom activities. McBurney staff also work closely with faculty and staff to ensure that students are able…

Employment Opportunities

The McBurney Disability Resource Center is the office for students with disabilities and student accommodations on the UW-Madison Campus.  The McBurney Center is a team-focused, collaborative environment, and seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce.The McBurney Center hires professionals for a variety of positions (access consultants, adaptive/assistive technology, sign language interpreters, and captioners) to…

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 …

Apply for Accommodations

Freshmen Students: The format and timeline for McBurney Orientation and Service Training (MOST) for Freshmen and Parents for students starting Fall 2022 is still being determined. Freshmen/Transfer Students: Please request accommodations for placement tests and SOAR, if needed. Incoming Fall Students: Please apply for accommodations no later than the end of June (or by April 1st if…