Announcement to all students with Disabilities and/or Special Needs

The University Rwanda is committed to equalization of opportunities for all its students. Hence, all UR students with disabilities or limitations that may deter achieving learning/teaching outcomes in their programs of study are encouraged to complete the ‘Self Declaration Form’ herewith. The form will be sourced from the Students’ Guild council representative in Charge of Education, in Charge of disability, heads/directors of Students’ affairs, or Centers for students with Special Needs (for Rukara and Huye) on respective campuses. 

 

Reasonable accommodation or support provisions shall be strictly accorded to students who will have duly completed the Self-Declaration Form. Personal information on the form shall be treated confidentially (if required), and shall be used solely for processing the student’s reasonable accommodation.

 

All 1st year students with Special Needs shall have submitted the duly completed self-declaration forms by 11th/11/2019, while other students with special needs (2nd, 3rd and others) shall have handed in the forms by 18th/11/2019, to the offices below : 

 

Campus representatives

Campus

Representative

Responsibilities

Busogo

 

1. Dr Celestin Bigirimana

Campus representative of Inclusive Teaching & Learning

2. Theodore Nzabakurikiza

Acting Head of students’ welfare

3. Jean Marie Vianey Hitabatuma

Guild council member in charge of disability

Gikondo

1. Ms Olivia Mbabazi

Campus representative of Inclusive Teaching & Learning

2. Ms. Karungi Hope

Guild council member in charge of disability

Rusizi

1. Jean Claude Mbonimpa

Campus representative of Inclusive Teaching & Learning

2. Remy K. Ndahiriwe

Head of students’ welfare

3. Harerimana Patrick

Guild council member in charge of disability

Remera

1. Dr Jean Baptiste Sagahutu 

Campus representative of Inclusive Teaching & Learning

2. Alelua Jean Claude

Head of students’ welfare

3. Turinayo Jean D’amour

Guild council member in charge of disability

Rwamagana

1. Umutibagirana Elizabeth 

Head of students’ welfare

Huye

2. Mr Theodate Siboyintore

Campus representative of Inclusive Teaching and Learning

3. Joyeuse Abimana

Students with disabilities’ support services

4. Cesaline Niyiturinze

Students’ guild representative 

Nyagatare

1. Dr Ndazigaruye Gervais 

Campus representative of Inclusive Teaching & Learning

2. Namuyiga Catherine

Head of students’ welfare 

3. Mushabe Robert

Students’ guild president

Rukara

1. Ms Uwibambe Valentine

In Charge of Welfare for students with disabilities

2. Fred Manage

Director of Students’ affairs 

3. Nyamwasa Charles 

Students’ guild representative

4. Dr Evariste Karangwa

Dean, School of Inclusive & Special Needs Education

 

 

 

Dr Odette Uwizeye

University Registrar

Click to download the Self-Declaration Form