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Disability Services Center
Empowering students to maximize their abilities to thrive in today’s global community.

At the University of California, Irvine, providing a culture of inclusion and equal opportunity for students with disabilities is a campus wide responsibility and commitment. UCI demonstrates its core values of individual growth, development, civility, and diversity by recognizing students with disabilities as an important part of its student body. Our mission is to empower students to maximize their abilities to thrive in today’s global community.

Our Core Competencies

  • Strive to create a culture of inclusion and access to all UCI programs, services, activities, events, and facilities for students with disabilities.
  • Form partnerships with the University community to design and implement an inclusive, equitable and accessible UCI environment.
  • Promote increased awareness of disability as diversity on campus.
  • Provide reasonable accommodations, and related disability services to UCI students, Continuing Education, Summer Session students, and other program participants.
  • Collaborate with faculty/staff in the provision of reasonable accommodations and services.
  • Support and advise academic and administrative departments regarding accessibility to physical and online environments.
  • Monitor campus compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act as Amended (ADAAA).
  • Consult with campus community about disability compliance or concerns.

This Giving Day, we invite you to support the Disability Services Center Scholarship Fund, which helps provide scholarships to students with disabilities. Your gift to this scholarship fund will support students registered with the DSC who are experiencing financial hardship. 

Last But Not Least!
Congratulations to Tse-Wen Chen, a current student, whose gift to Solar Car Engineering Student Group won the Last But Not Least Challenge! With your gift Tse-Wen, $1000 in bonus funds will be awarded to Solar Car Engineering, thanks to the generous support of UCI Foundation trustees Gary and Melanie Singer!
Disability Services Center 10 Gift Challenge
Be one of the first 10 donors to the Disability Services Center and help unlock $1,000 in bonus funds for the center from UCI Parent Executive Board members Marté J. Matthews and Paul Means!
10 / 10 Gifts
Parent Power Hour 25 gift Challenge
Power Hour? How about a power 15-minutes?! Congratulations to our UCI Parent and Family community for coming together in record time to unlock $10,000 in support for Campus Organizations and Volunteer Programs! Keep the momentum going and support some of our outstanding matches and challenges below!
25 / 25 Gifts
1965 Challenge
Congratulations to Hilary Lapks! Your gift to Men's Volleyball just unlocked $1,965 in bonus funds for the program!
1,965 / 1,965 Gifts
Early Bird Challenge
Congratulations to Darcy Wilson-Jones (LGBT Resource Center), Katy Young (School of the Arts/Dance), Charlton Lee (Social Sciences Student Awards) and Rick Emerling (UCI Retirees Association Scholarships), for winning our Early Bird Challenge! $500 in bonus funds will be added to each of these funds in your honor!
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