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Welcome to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville Student Disability Services (SDS). The staff of SDS are dedicated to opening doors of equal opportunity to students with disabilities at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Peer Mentor Initiative

Student Disability Services is excited to announce the development of a peer mentoring program to benefit our students!  We will be recruiting and equipping experienced SDS students to mentor first-year SDS students who seek additional support and connection. If you are interested, or just have additional questions, SDS will be hosting two information sessions.

  • The first will be held Monday, January 28th from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm.
  • The second will be held Tuesday, January 29th from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Please RSVP no later than January 23. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

SDS Scholarships

Student Disability Services (SDS) is currently accepting applications for two scholarships:

  • The Robert L. and Helen Johnson Scholarship
  • The Student with a Visual Disability Scholarship

For more information about the scholarships, submission guidelines, and application form, please visit the Scholarships page on the SDS website. Applications are due no later than February 28, 2019.

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