Sunset on the Wilbur Cross Building, where UCIS is located.

Our Mission

University of Connecticut Interpreting Services (UCIS) cultivates universal inclusion and meaningful access by ensuring a comprehensively accessible educational environment for d/Deaf and hard of hearing students, faculty, staff, and visitors through the provision of exceptional communication access services, leading technologies, community-building enterprises, and educational programming that respond to the dynamic academic, professional, and cultural demands of a public research university.

Contact Us


Center for Students with Disabilities
Wilbur Cross Building, Room 204
233 Glenbrook Road, Unit 4174
Storrs, CT 06269-4174


ucis@uconn.edu

860-486-2020

860-553-3243

860-486-4412


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News

  • UCIS and ASL Open House 2019
    This year, UConn Interpreting Services will be about the new ASL major and developments within our interpreting services on October 3rd from 4 PM to 7 PM located in the Heritage Room (fourth floor of Homer Babbidge Library). All are welcomed to RSVP on our Facebook (@UConnInterpretingServices) or by email at lyndsay.douvier@uconn.edu. Hope to see […]
  • New American Sign Language Studies Major
    American Sign Language studies major announced for Fall 2020   A Daily Campus Article by Rachel Philipson on April 29, 2019   Last Wednesday, the University of Connecticut Board of Trustees approved of a new American Sign Language Studies major beginning in the fall of 2020. The decision has been a long time coming—the initial […]
  • Daily Campus Profile on the Deaf community at UConn
    “I interpret for the Deaf and the Hearing”: A Profile on the Deaf community at UConn   A Daily Campus Article By Rachel Philipson on April 29, 2019   Whether an American Sign Language interpreter is signing in front of thousands of people or over a video call, an interpreter is there to help communication […]

Events

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