At FBE, we aim for providing everybody the same opportunities to participate in every aspect of study, work, and life to the best of their abilities and desires.
Disability Inclusion Action Plan
The University Disability Inclusion Action Plan (DIAP) outlines a three-year program of activities seeking to reduce and remove barriers experienced by staff and students with disability or primary carers of people with disability. [staff login required]
Unimelb disability services
The University of Melbourne recognises disability in accordance with the Disability Discrimination Act 1992. For eligible students, the university may provide ongoing support with your studies.
Melbourne Disability Institute
Melbourne Disability Institute (MDI) is a research institute at the University of Melbourne. Melbourne Disability Institute facilitates collaborative, interdisciplinary research to build the evidence base needed to guide social and disability policy reforms and to advance opportunity and equity for people with disability, their families and carer.
UMSU disabilities department
UMSU Disabilities department provides a space for students living with or experiencing a disability (including mental health). This department helps students empower themselves through education via disabilities space, collectives, workshops, community events, and more.
Other useful information and links
Please find below more information and resources on how to create a community that is inclusive for all:
- Accessibility Guides: Web accessibility guides for students and staff
- People with Disability Australia: National disability rights, advocacy and representative organisation made up of, led and governed by people with disability.
- Scope Australia: Disability service provider offering a range of services from therapy to accommodation support, communication support, and research
- Australian Network on Disability: National not-for-profit that helps organisations engage with people with disability