Portal for

    Studying with a disability

    The Vrije Universiteit Brussel aims to offer all students equal educational opportunities with Reasonable Flexibility and other support.

    Reasonable Flexibility

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    Other support

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    Reasonable flexibility

    Students with a disability (such as sensory or mobility impairments, learning difficulties, long-term health conditions, mental health difficulties) can apply for study and exam flexibility with the ReFlex statute.

    Talk about your needs

    Are you in need of:

    • Accessible course material
    • More time to take an exam
    • (Writing) interpreters
    • Spreading of exams

    During an individual conversation we will discuss your situation and look for solutions to meet your specific needs.

    Special student facilities

    More info on the ReFlex statute

    Discuss your needs

    How to apply for the statute?



    Accomodations to the Teaching and Examination Regulations

    How to request accomodations?

    Other support

    Beside the ReFlex facilities, there is also other support for students with a disability available on campus.

    Mobility and accessibility

    Discuss the possibilities and your questions with the mobility coordinator.

    Contact the mobility coordinator

    Student Housing

    There are a few rooms available for wheelchair users on the campus in Etterbeek and Jette.

    Contact Student Housing

    Choosing a study programme

    Doubting about which programme to choose?

    Contact Study Guidance

    Study path

    An individual study path adjusted to your needs?

    Contact the learning path counsellors

    Study guidance workshops

    Exam planning and strategy, bachelor and master thesis, study methods, ...

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    Individual study guidance

    Study method and planning, bachelor and master thesis, ...

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    Students with a disability can request a tutor for course related support or help with their social and academic integration.

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    Financial support

    Discuss the possibilities with Social legal & financial support.

    Contact Social legal & financial support

    Psychological support

    Talk in confidence with a student psychologist about any problems you might have.

    Contact the student psychologists


    General practitioners, physiotherapy, specialised care, ...

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    Student job

    Discuss the possibilities with Student Jobs.

    Contact Student Jobs


    Discuss the possibilities with the International Relations Office.

    Contact the International Relations Office