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

University of Connecticut

Interpreting Services

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.

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Request Services

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Email

ucis@uconn.edu

CSD Front Desk

860-486-2020

UCIS Office (VP)

860-553-3243


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

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 […]

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Deaf in Scrubs: COVID-19 Resource in ASL

ANNOUNCEMENT

UCIS is able to continue providing Interpreting & CART / Captioning Services during the COVID-19 pandemic

This can be done remotely (on video) or in person

Please contact us with questions or scheduling