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Disability Services / Accommodations

Disability Services and Accommodations

Disability Services   &   Accommodations

If students or family members would like to request accommodations for disabilities, please note this on the Orientation registration form or call the Orientation Program Office at (802) 656-4136. Please contact the Orientation office at least two weeks prior to your arrival.

Deaf and hard of hearing guests may contact UVM by sending an email message to access@uvm.edu.

ACCESS is the office of Disability Services at UVM. Their mission is to provide Accommodation, Consultation, Collaboration, and Educational Support Services as a means to foster opportunities for and empowerment of Students with Disabilities to participate in a barrier-free learning environment.

They serve as a resource to UVM and the larger community to advocate for a diverse learning community, educational equity and innovation through the principles of Universal Design. For more information about students with disabilities, please visit the ACCESS website.

If you have a disability, we suggest you:

  • Visit www.uvm.edu/access. Click on “Newly Admitted Students.”
  • Send documentation securely via mail, e-mail, or fax to ACCESS if you have
    not already done so. Documentation Guidelines are on our website.
  • As soon as you know the date of your Orientation session, call (802) 656-7753 to schedule an appointment with an ACCESS Specialist during Orientation.
  • Include your UVM student ID number on all correspondence.

ACCESS
A170 Living/Learning Center
University of Vermont 05405-0386
(802) 656-7753
FAX: (802) 656-0739
www.uvm.edu/access
E-mail: access@uvm.edu

Last modified March 13 2014 01:56 PM