Student Disability Commission

Mission Statement

Our Mission:

We are a student-run, student-lead organization committed to the needs of disabled student of the UW.  Our goal is to foster an environment that is not only accepting, but celebratory of disabled people through social, educational, and cultural programming. SDC is committed to disability issues and liberation.

What We Do:

As a commission, we…

  • Organize events focusing on disability at the UW
  • Collaborate closely with other ASUW Commissions and student groups to hold UW accountable to its commitment to diversity
  • Provide safe, accepting, and accessible space for disabled people at the UW
  • Create anti-oppressive, pro-liberation, accessible space for disabled people to find resources and community
  • Advocate within ASUW for disabled students, faculty, and staff
  • Celebrate disability pride and identity