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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 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 13 2014 01:56 PM