University of Vermont

Disability Services / Accommodations

Disability Services and Accommodations

Disability Services   &   Other Health Related Requests

If you or a family member would like to request accommodations for disabilities and / or other health related conditions/concerns, please contact us at least two weeks prior to your registered sessions in BOTH the following ways:

  • Provide specific information when you register AND
  • Calling the Orientation Office at (802) 656-4136

Deaf or hard of hearing guests may contact UVM by sending an e-mail message to


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 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.

A170 Living/Learning Center
University of Vermont 05405-0386
(802) 656-7753
FAX: (802) 656-0739

Last modified March 06 2015 02:13 PM