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The Disability Resource Center is always working to engage students of all backgrounds with their environment here at Purdue. This has taken many different forms over the years, and is continuing to do so even now. Below are a few recent stories relating to disability, the DRC, and more.

Pictured: two students sit outside of krach leadership center talking and working on laptops

Eligible students can now apply to be a part of Horizons Student Support Services

Horizons Student Support Services is a TRIO Program that supports undergraduate students that are first-generation, income-eligible, or have a documented disability evidencing academic need.

Pictured: three of the DRC's peer mentor program students sit around a table at a social event

March is Disability Awareness Month! Read our most recent stories related to Disability Awareness at Purdue

Every March, institutions across the country recognize Disability Awareness Month as a time to celebrate the progress that has been made by the urging of disability advocates...

Pictured: three students work at a laptop together, pointing at the screen and making suggestions

Instructors invited to request help from new Usable Materials Center to make course materials more accessible

This fall, instructors at Purdue will have more help, guidance, and support in developing accessible course materials.

Pictured: Young Hall, home of the Usable Materials Centerr

Search committee announces three finalists for deputy director of Purdue DRC; invites campus engagement week of Aug. 29

Purdue University is undertaking a national search for the next deputy director of its Disability Resource Center, which provides services, resources, and programs to facilitate equal access for disabled students.

Pictured: Susan Lausier, assistant director of the disability resource center

Purdue will launch Usable Materials Center this fall to help instructors improve accessibility of course materials

Purdue’s Disability Resource Center (DRC) will soon launch a Usable Materials Center (UMC) to remove barriers for instructors aiming to improve the usability and accessibility of their course materials.

Older Articles

Purdue Disability Resource Center hosts new summer internship opportunities 04/12/2022

March is Disability Awareness Month! View our recent stories related to Disability Awareness Month. 03/10/2022

Important Reminders About Accommodated Testing 01/28/2022

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