AccessAbility Transition Program

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What is the Transition Program?
The AccessAbility Transition Program is a comprehensive orientation program for UTM students with disabilities. This free program will provide students with the opportunity to develop the requisite skills and knowledge for a successful transition to UTM's academic environment.  

Interactive sessions include:

•    building an effective study plan
•    meeting with a faculty member and participating in a lecture
•    building and connecting course-related skills (reading, lecture listening, study notes)
•    finding study spaces and resources on campus
•    balancing your academics and well-being

How do I register for the program?
You are required to register with the AccessAbility Resource Centre to enrol in this program.  Please schedule an appointment with an AccessAbility Advisor by calling 905-569-4699, emailing, or dropping by the main office (room 2037 Davis Building). 

The transition program registration form can be downloaded HERE
Please submit your completed form to your AccessAbility Advisor or drop it off in room DV2037 to the Coordinator of Volunteer Services.

Do I need to provide medical documentation?
Yes - students must provide a recent medical certificate or psycho-educational assessment completed by a medical specialist/professional to register with the Centre. Please provide your medical documentation to your AccessAbility Advisor.

The AccessAbility medical certificate can be found online 

Other inquiries?
Please contact the Coordinator of Volunteer Services at 905-828-5422 or