Students

Get Connected to the DRC

If you've been admitted to FIU and are ready to get connected with the DRC you can contact us by phone 305-348-3532 or drc@fiu.edu and schedule a Welcome Appointment.

At the Welcome Appointment you will meet with your DRC Access Consultant and discuss the services we provide, the benefits of receiving accommodations, the resources available to you as an FIU student, and methods to stay on track with your academic plan. It is during the Welcome Appointment meeting where supporting disability documentation requirements are discussed and any questions about the process can be answered.

Following your Welcome Appointment you might choose to register with the DRC by completing a brief intake process, which will enable you to utilize academic accommodations for courses and exams.

 

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Contact

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

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pm

drc@fiu.edu

 

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

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pm

drcbbc@fiu.edu