Fake service animals: a growing problem nationwide

There has been an increase in fake service dogs and the states, including Florida, have begun to crack down on them – for good reason, too, according to the access consultant manager for the University’s Disability Resource Center, as service animals are “important tools” for people who want to live a more independent life.

DRC faculty work for those ‘left behind’

College is often referred to as the most difficult time in one’s academic career. For students with disabilities, it would be exponentially more difficult if it weren’t for the efforts of the Disability Resource Center.

Panthers, take care: SHS, CAPS and DRC

Good health is essential to students’ success while at the university and throughout their life, which is why FIU Student Health Services (SHS) is committed to providing Panthers with quality health services, which will allow them to thrive both academically and personally.