All Teaching Faculty should use:

Below is a sample statement that can be placed in your syllabus to notify students with Disabilities that they must register with the Disability Services (DS) office if they are to receive any academic accommodations. 

The University will make reasonable accommodations for persons with documented disabilities.  Students need to register with Disability Services (DS) every semester they are enrolled for classes.  DS is located in Counseling & Disability Services, 2157 UC.  To be assured of having services when they are needed, students should register no later than the end of the add/drop deadline of each term.

Faculty Resources:

Faculty Guide for Teaching Students with Visual Impairments 

Faculty Guide for Teaching Students with Hearing Impairments

20 Tips for Teaching Accessible Online Courses

Faculty Guide for Testing

Adaptive Equipment:

The following is a list of some of the adaptive technology available on the campus:

Mardigian Library - One station on the ground floor in the back of the computer lab is dedicated for use by persons with disabilities. It has an adjustable stand with screen enlarger and screen reader software. reader software. There is also a Closed Circuit TV for the Visually Impaired.

College of Business Labs (FCS) - The computer labs for Business students each have one computer with screen enlarger and screen reader software.

CASL Building - Computer labs for student use have Zoom Text, a screen enlarger software available in all labs.

Disability Services

2157 -
University Center (UC)
Phone: 
313-593-5430
Fax: 
313-593-3263
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