The Disability Studies Program offers a faculty-designed major through Individualized Studies. The Disability Studies Major is designed to provide a comprehensive curriculum in Disability Studies that includes the incorporation of the lived experiences of disabled people.


Review the Disability Studies Degree Requirements

How to Apply

Disability Studies is a minimum admission requirements major, accepting applications at any time. To apply, you must have completed DIS ST/LSJ/CHID 230: "Introduction to Disability Studies" with a minimum grade of 2.0. In addition, you must have earned a minimum of 45 credits and have a UW gpa of 2.0 or higher.

Disability Studies Adviser

To talk more about the major and/or minor, please schedule an appointment.

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Disability Studies Program

‚ÄčLearn more on the Disability Studies web site.