Dyslexia Solutions

  • 1 in 10 students are likely to be dyslexic/dyspraxic
  • In arts colleges this can be as high as 1 in 3

‘I always coped at school but now I’m really struggling and I don’t know why.’ First year student on BA course

  • Every year a significant number of first year college and university students unexpectedly find they are failing
  • Many of these students are discovered to be dyslexic/dyspraxic
  • Students on HE courses may be eligible for the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA)
  • The majority of colleges and universities provide excellent support for their dyslexic/dyspraxic students.

Dyslexia Solutions for Students

Dyslexia/Dyspraxia Assessments
  • are needed as supporting evidence when applying for the DSA
  • All our assessments are carried out in accordance with statutory guidelines
  • Reports are produced in the recommended format
  • Average waiting times for assessments and reports are minimal

Specialist Dyslexia/Dyspraxia Support

  • can be provided at every level of study
  • our aim is always to encourage the development of independent learning

DSA Applications

We have extensive experience of the DSA application process and offer a service to guide and assist students to ensure there are no avoidable delays.

  • Exam Concessions
  • Reports for exam concessions at FE and secondary level are available.
  • Careers Advice enabling you to make informed decisions about career choices

Disabled Students Allowance (DSA)

  • A Government grant for students in Higher Education to cover extra costs that arise because of a disability
  • Available for UK students with disabilities (including dyslexia/dyspraxia)
  • DSAs do not depend on your parents’ income


  • Exam Concessions
  • DSA Applications


  • Follow statutory guidelines
  • Written by holders of practicing certificates


  • At every level of study
  • Specialist IT training available


  • Free initial 30 minute consultation

Useful links

Discover DSA

Skill: National Bureau for Students With Disabilities

Disabled Students' Allowances fact sheet : Directgov - Disabled people

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