Disability Resources and Educational Services
Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) is guided by the belief that each individual has strengths, abilities and talents. Through student service, training and education programs, DRES furthers the vision of an inclusive society that supports the attainment of academic, professional and personal goals for persons of all abilities.
If you’re a student, please take a look at Student Services to learn more about DRES. If you’re a faculty or staff member, review the Accommodating Students section, and explore our Student Access and Accommodation System (SAAS). To learn more about our department mission and vision, visit About Us.
News and Events
Win up to $1,500 at the 2014 Recognition Awards Ceremony
On Sunday, April 27, DRES will recognize outstanding students at our annual ceremony.
Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE) Workshop
Why stress out over the UDWPE, especially when you can sign up for the free preparation workshop through DRES? The workshop takes place Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 2-4 p.m., in the DRES conference room within Bayramian Hall 110.
Thriving and Achieving Program (TAP) Connection Point Seminars
Study Strategies Need to figure out how to study better for finals? If so, our workshop takes place Thursday, April 17, 2014, 3:30-4:30 p.m., in the DRES conference room within Bayramian Hall 110.
Feeling stressed? Learn how to manage stress by attending our workshop on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 2:30-3:30 p.m., in the DRES conference room within Bayramian Hall 110.
Scheduling Exams at DRES
Exams should be scheduled in SAAS five business days prior to the exam date, and final exams should be scheduled 10 business days in advance. Registration and payment for standardized exams should be done through the Testing Center and then scheduled with DRES. For spring 2014 final exam dates, visit SAAS Information.