Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 263171
Loughborough University

Student Wellbeing and Inclusivity

People in the department

Beverley Martin

Disability Adviser

BA MRes., Level 5 Certificate in Teaching Learners with SpLD.

01509 228339

Beverley has specialised responsibility for students with specific learning differences (SpLD). This includes students with dyslexia, dyspraxia and AD(H)D.

The role of the Disability Advisor is to offer information, advice and guidance to disabled students to support them to reach their academic potential. This involves, amongst other things, information on applying for funding through Disabled Support Allowance, recommending alternative examination arrangements to the Department, advising on suitable university accommodation and liaising with academic departments and other student services to offer a holistic approach for the student.

Support is also provided to prospective students in determining whether Loughborough would be the best place to study, and helping to arrange for the University to meet any specific requirements. 

The Disability Advisor also provides disability related training to staff and students whilst assisting the Disability Support Team Manager in promoting good practice throughout the University.


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Disability Office

01509 222770

Student Wellbeing and Inclusivity

01509 228338

Assessment Centre

02476 426146


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