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 Services for Students with Disabilities

The University of Turin is prepared to accommodate differently-abled students by progressively eliminating barriers to free movement. Each year a census of the university premises enables the University to solve unforeseen inadequacies. Disabled students can receive different kinds of services such as:

  • guidance: support given by students who have been awarded a study grant or National Civic Service Volunteers appropriately trained to accompany students to university structures, research and assistance centers and during meal times;
  • didactic tutorship: support given by students who have been awarded a study grant and appropriately chosen and trained for specific tasks which include: assistance in taking notes, study activities and acceding to text books and photocopying, support for handling bureaucratic paperwork, etc;
  • support on behalf of Italian Sign Language Interpreters and Communication Mediators for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students;
  • assistance throughout individual examinations with Professors and administrative procedures;
  • access to premises that are available for Disabled Students to carry out study, research and cultural activities relevant to University Activities, and the availability of PC and Internet installations provided for Mobility Impairment Students and PC and Internet installations specifically available for partially sighted and blind students;
  • personalized support for specific individual projects in compliance with the needs of each individual disabled student.
  • Office Hours: access to premises that are available for students who wish to study, do research or meet their personal operators and use PC installations.

For information

Direzione Studenti e Servizi Web
Servizi di Accoglienza alla Persona
Settore Integrazione Studenti Disabili
Via Po, 31 - Via Po, 29 entrance for students
Phone: +39 011.6704282/3/4
Fax: +39 011.6704285
Email: ufficio.disabili@unito.it

For more informations:


The University of Turin understands the special needs of dyslexic students. In harmony with the latest education laws and provisions of the 8 October 2010 Law 170 in particular, the University has implemented teaching and evaluation methods that are as flexible as possible, and apt to ensure dyslexic students can acquire all the knowledge and skills required to succeed.

The University of Turin has a special service department through which dyslexic students can:

  • request mediation assistance for forthcoming oral or written exams;
  • request tutorship for specific didactic activities (take notes, record lessons);
  • obtain information on student matriculation and admission test procedures;
  • arrange for one-on-one didactic counselling.

For information
Direzione Studenti e Servizi Web
Servizi di Accoglienza alla Persona (Orientation Services)
Sportello Dislessia (Dyslexia Services Department)
Via Po, 31 – Torino
Phone: +39 011 6704282
Fax: +39 011 6704285
Email: sportello.dislessia@unito.it

For more informations

The reference person for DVS is Dott.ssa Silvia Mioletti, Via Paolo Braccini 2, Grugliasco - tel. 0116709112, fax 0116709138
Email silvia.mioletti@unito.it

Last update: 07/08/2015 14:08
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