Notetaking accommodations* are available for qualified students with disabilities to ensure equal access to class information. Thank You for applying to be a notetaker for a student registered with the Accessibility Resource Center (ARC). Your service is greatly appreciated by both the student receiving notes as well as ARC.
*A notetaking accommodation is not a substitute for a student’s class attendance.
Application Process for Notetakers
STEP 1: Complete the online application (you will be asked to enter your PantherID and password).
STEP 2: Complete the online orientation and quiz.
STEP 3: Request a notetaking assignment in ARConnect by clicking the Request Notetaking Assignment button below.
Request Assignments and Upload Notes
UWM student notetakers can request notetaking assignments and upload notes for assigned classes by clicking “Upload Notes.” You can view a tip sheet that explains how to “Request a Notetaking Assignment.” Notes must be uploaded through ARConnect in an electronic format (e.g. Word doc or PDF) through ARConnect within 24 hours of the completion of a class in order to receive volunteer credit.
Tips on recording and scanning notes can be found under Notetaker Resources.