Disability Service


S.A.I.S.D is the Servizio di Assistenza e Integrazione Studenti Disabili i.e. the service catering for the needs of disabled students. S.A.I.S.D (Service for the Assistance and Integration of Disabled Students) was set up in the 1999/2000 academic year under the provisions of Italian legislation (Legge 17/99) and subsequent amendments (Legge 104/1992). S.A.I.S.D offers a service that is designed to welcome disabled students to the University of Pavia, and to assist them and integrate into University life. S.A.I.S.D organizes, supports, co-ordinates and monitors all the initiatives relating to the integration of disabled students in all aspects of University life, making it possible for them to attend lessons, laboratory sessions, to get access to libraries and other university facilities.

Address and contacts

S.A.I.S.D. (Servizio Assistenza Integrazione Studenti Disabili)

Palazzo del Maino – Piazza Leonardo da Vinci

Tel. 0382 98 4953 e-mail: disabili@unipv.it

website (Italian language): link

Other links at the page Student Services (see the paragraph “Disability Services”)


Opening hours

Monday-Friday; 8.30 am-12.00 pm


Referent at the Department of Biology and Biotechnology

Professor Gerardo Rosario Biella

e-mail gerardo.biella@unipv.it

Tel. +39 0382 98 7615

Fax +39 0382 98 7527