About

The Disability Resource Center (DRC) is a division of the Office for Access and Equity (OAE). The DRC serves over 1250 undergraduate, graduate, professional, and health-science students across UIC's East and West campuses and online.

Mission: The mission of the Disability Resource Center (DRC) is to empower the UIC community with the knowledge, resources, and skills necessary to ensure full access and engagement for students with disabilities in all aspects of college life.

Vision: The DRC’s ultimate vision is a barrier-free campus where diverse experiences are embraced, and accessibility is embedded in the design of campus academics, culture, and environment.

DRC 101 Workshops

Do you know your rights as a college student with a disability? Do you feel comfortable explaining your needs and being a self-advocate? Join us for an info session where you will learn about all the services the DRC offers and how you can hit the ground running with your accommodations in the Fall semester. Presenters from the Disability Cultural Center and the UIC Office for Access and Equity will also be available to provide information and answer questions. All sessions will be held in the DRC, Student Services Building 1070, 1200 West Harrison Ave. If you are interested, please RSVP by emailing drc@uic.edu and let us know what session you would like to attend:

  • Thursday, 8/1, 10 AM – 1 PM
  • Tuesday, 8/20, 1 PM – 4 PM