At University with a Disability

A Decision to Study an Undergraduate Degree 2014

Now I will not pretend I am a guru on everything disability or University related, but I can advise you based on my experience...  Back in 2014, I attended Bournville College in Longbridge, now called South and City College Birmingham, and had two fantastic years there. It was an experience that changed my life but… Continue reading A Decision to Study an Undergraduate Degree 2014

At University with a Disability

Advice to Potential Undergraduates

Many college students see University as the natural progression after school and college, to be able to secure a professional career. However, I will be honest, University isn’t the only pathway you can go down in the game of life. Further education isn’t a guarantee of a job. Through studying at University, you will get… Continue reading Advice to Potential Undergraduates

My Life, Student Life

My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 5

De Montfort University was a very good disability orientated University; the whole campus was fully accessible and there was at least one lift always working in each of the buildings.  The only challenge was when fire alarms went off and I was on the upper floors of buildings. Although there were fire evacuation points, these… Continue reading My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 5

My Life, Student Life

My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 3

Every undergraduate needs downtime and to be able to enjoy their entire University experiences as well as going there to study. Trust me, being in my third year scared me senseless and I was more than grateful to have time out and time to remember that yes I had studies to do but I also… Continue reading My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 3

My Life, Student Life

My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 2

This leads us onto the official beginning of my third academic year at the De Montfort University where I wrote a promise to myself and reviewed my deadlines for the year which I now reflect on… A Third Year University Promise Dear myself; As it is your third year at De Montfort University, I am… Continue reading My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 2

My Life, Student Life

My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 1

As the new year approaches, I finished I now reflect on my third year at De Montfort University Leicester, starting with my first mission. Recruiting a new PA team for the academic year. This, unfortunately, was followed by an emotional turmoil that I suffered through the summer, a few weeks prior to the start of the… Continue reading My Final Undergraduate Adventure at De Montfort University Leicester Pt 1