Disability Resource Center

Welcome to the Disability Resource Center (DRC) at Florida International University.

Our aim is to guide and support students with disabilities throughout their college experience, from transitioning into FIU to graduating from our university, the DRC’s goal is to assist in helping you become successful.

As your partners in success, we are committed to you. Serving as the one-stop-shop for your disability service needs, the DRC provides the resources to facilitate a smooth transition to university life. By providing one-on-one consultation throughout your academic journey our DRC staff is a specialized resource for you.

The DRC website is just one of the many resources available so that students with disabilities can access all that FIU has to offer throughout our diverse academic community.

News

Don’t let getting sick ruin your semester

You’ve figured out when to leave home to make it to class on time, read over your syllabi and have […]

Service dog makes FIU history

A seven-year-old Pitbull named Kali made FIU history. During this year’s spring commencement, Kali received a notable distinction for her hard […]

Student returns to classroom after 62-year hiatus

Like every new student, Arlyne Frankel was both excited and nervous about attending Panther Camp, an optional three-day program designed […]

Defeating bias through education

The Dean of Students office is encouraging students to use their differences to create a stronger FIU community with its […]

Introduced: Joshua Metellus ’18

With more than 54,000 students at FIU, there is no shortage of cool characters with interesting stories. The problem is, who […]

FIU graduates overcome odds, uplift our community

FIU to celebrate the graduation of more than 4,900 in ceremonies Dec. 11 – 14 Tiffany Gomez, 27, and her […]

IT student overcomes autism and sets sights on grad school

Ricardo Mizos has autism and didn’t speak until he was four years old, but with support from his parents and […]

Don Quixote in a wheelchair: Remembering a legendary warrior for the disabled

A curious, hand-drawn picture hung in professor Andrew “Drew” Batavia’s office: a Picasso-style Don Quixote [...]

Student creates foundation to help those with paralysis

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  At the beginning of 2011, Woody Beckham was your typical college student. He was an […]

Outstanding Student Life Award winners announced

On Thursday, Apr. 2, the annual Outstanding Student Life Awards recognized three student organizations and 21 student leaders who serve […]

News

Don’t let getting sick ruin your semester

You’ve figured out when to leave home to make it to class on time, read over your syllabi and have […]

Service dog makes FIU history

A seven-year-old Pitbull named Kali made FIU history. During this year’s spring commencement, Kali received a notable distinction for her hard […]

Student returns to classroom after 62-year hiatus

Like every new student, Arlyne Frankel was both excited and nervous about attending Panther Camp, an optional three-day program designed […]

Defeating bias through education

The Dean of Students office is encouraging students to use their differences to create a stronger FIU community with its […]

Introduced: Joshua Metellus ’18

With more than 54,000 students at FIU, there is no shortage of cool characters with interesting stories. The problem is, who […]

FIU graduates overcome odds, uplift our community

FIU to celebrate the graduation of more than 4,900 in ceremonies Dec. 11 – 14 Tiffany Gomez, 27, and her […]

IT student overcomes autism and sets sights on grad school

Ricardo Mizos has autism and didn’t speak until he was four years old, but with support from his parents and […]

Don Quixote in a wheelchair: Remembering a legendary warrior for the disabled

A curious, hand-drawn picture hung in professor Andrew “Drew” Batavia’s office: a Picasso-style Don Quixote [...]

Student creates foundation to help those with paralysis

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  At the beginning of 2011, Woody Beckham was your typical college student. He was an […]

Outstanding Student Life Award winners announced

On Thursday, Apr. 2, the annual Outstanding Student Life Awards recognized three student organizations and 21 student leaders who serve […]


Contact

Modesto Maidique Campus
GC 190
Phone: 305-348-3532
Fax: 305-348-3850

Summer Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm

drc@fiu.edu

 

Biscayne Bay Campus
WUC 131
305-919-5345
Fax 305-919-5211

Summer Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm

drcbbc@fiu.edu