Able @ Dal orientation

Orientation for students with disabilities


Save the date for Able@Dal on August 30, 2024.

Registration for Able@Dal, as well as for the Able@Dal Family & Friends session, is now open. More details coming soon!

Location: Killam Library, MacMechan Auditorium

Able@Dal is an Orientation program specifically designed for first-year Dalhousie and King's students who are receiving academic accommodations due to a disability or medical condition.

Led by staff, faculty and students, Able@Dal focuses on skill development and learning strategies that are essential to your success as a student. Students are strongly encouraged to attend this event. Benefits include:

  • Hearing first-hand from students about what it means to be a student with accommodations.
  • Developing a better understanding of accommodations at Dalhousie and King's and how to ask for support.
  • Hearing first-hand from professors on classroom expectations and ways to be successful.
  • Learning how to request and use your accommodations and different supports on campus.
  • Meeting your Access Advisor and the rest of the Student Accessibility Centre Team.