University of Northampton

Type of service:
Post 16 Education Providers
Waterside Campus, University Drive, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 5PH
Telephone number:
01604 735500
Email address:
Service description:

The University of Northampton is a Higher Education (HE) setting that offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Additional Student Support and Inclusion Services Team (ASSIST)

ASSIST works with students with disabilities to help them achieve their full potential and to promote equal opportunities. It aims to enable students to access all aspects of university life, to take control of their learning, and to develop the skills needed for employment. ASSIST provides support for students with:

  • Physical impairments
  • Sensory impairments
  • Mental health difficulties
  • Medical conditions (such as epilepsy)
  • Autistic spectrum disorders (ASD)
  • Specific learning difficulties (such as dyslexia)

EHC Plans and Higher Education

Please note: If you take a Higher Education (HE) course your EHC Plan will have to cease.


Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
18 years - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 16:30
Thursday 09:00 - 16:30
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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