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    What help do you get from Uni if you have CFS/ME. My College have been very helpful I'm In my first year but would like to go to Uni. ?
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    I don't have ME/CFS, but I do have hEDS which has a pretty big fatigue/pain component.

    At university I had ground floor, adapted accommodation and access to a disability support worker. They were also much more lenient with me in regards to attendance and I was able to get extensions for coursework (although I never actually required an extension) and extended library loans. I also had a lot of help from DSA as well such as recording equipment, a printer and different bits of software (e.g. speech to text software and text to speech).

    I had a few different exam arrangements (e.g. using a laptop or scribe depending on severity of issues on the day, own room, same invigilator, etc.). But one that my university was able to put in place that was particularly helpful was that I had no exams multiple days in a row and also had only one exam in a day, this was due to how wiped out from fatigue I'd get.

    There are other things but I can't really remember right now (brain fog), but if you have questions, feel free to ask me. I'll try to help.
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    Thank you so much thatso really helpful
 
 
 
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