Disability Services (DS)

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E Komo Mai and welcome to the UH Hilo, Disability Services web site. As you go through the different resources found on this web site, we encourage you to explore and discover your fullest and limitless potential. An important component of our services include a commitment to integrity, your personal satisfaction and shared responsibility. Read more about our mission and goals.

Watch the Mythology of Disability performance to learn more about Disability Culture at UH Hilo. The performance was generously funded by the UH Student Equity, Excellence and Diversity Office.

The application for the Spring 2017 UH Hilo Scholars with Disabilities Achievement Grant is now closed. The grant application for the Fall 2017 semester will be open around April.

For prospective Spring 2017 graduates, please refer to the UH Hilo Commencement website for information regarding the 2017 Spring Commencement ceremony. Reasonable accommodations will be made for graduating students and/or guests with disabilities upon advance request. Special arrangements for disability related services can be found in the Commencement Information for Disability Accommodation page. Please note that all special arrangements must be noted on the Commencement Registration form. After submitting this form, you will be contacted by Disability Services to finalize the logistics of the accommodations for your guests. Please note that disability related requests must be submitted no later than one month prior to the event.

If you are unable to find information on this site please contact Disability Services.

Contact Information

Email uds@hawaii.edu
Telephone (808) 932-7623
TTY (808) 932-7002
Fax (808) 932-7768
Office location Student Services Center (SSC), Room E-230
Disability Services
University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
200 W. Kāwili St.
Hilo, HI 96720-4091