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Accommodations, Accessibility, Assistance

Have a problem with Facility Accessibility let us helpThe Disability Management System (DMS) provides leadership to the University and University Health System efforts to ensure an accessible, hospitable working and learning environment for people with disabilities while ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations. We serve as a centralized clearinghouse on disability-related information, procedures and services.

For new students (who are NOT already registered with SDAO), visitors and applicants requesting accommodations visit https://duke-accommodate.symplicity.com/public_accommodation.

For students who are already registered with SDAO and requesting a new accommodation please fill out the SDAO form. (Form will open in a new window)

For employees requesting accommodations please visit Current Employee Accommodations tab located on the left.

NEWS

Welcome Incoming and Returning Students!

West Quad Construction Path PDF, to show the accessible path around West Quad

Leveling the Playing Field, an article from Working@Duke about Duke's Disability Management System.

DEADLINES

DEADLINES TO RECEIVE ACCOMMODATIONS FOR THE FALL 2015 TERM

STUDENTS ALREADY REGISTERED WITH SDAO:

SEPTEMBER 18, 2015:

  • Requests for note takers

NOVEMBER 3, 2015:

  • Semester Request Emails to Case Manager

STUDENTS NOT CURRENTLY REGISTERED AND RECEIVING ACCOMMODATIONS:

OCTOBER 20, 2015:

  • Request Forms AND Documentation

SPECIAL HOUSING REQUESTS

  • Please note that the deadline for students to submit housing applications (assignments, reassignments, roommate pull-in) for the spring 2016 term is October 14, 2015. If your request for accommodations includes a special housing request, you MUST submit your request form AND documentation to SDAO by OCTOBER 6, 2015.
  • For Asthma and Allergies special housing requests please visit http://studentaffairs.duke.edu/studenthealth/forms-policies

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Where to Park for Performances at Duke's Baldwin Auditorium
Coming to Duke's East Campus to see a performance at Baldwin Auditorium? Visitors have many options of where to park. Use this video to find the ideal parking lots to use and get tips on how best to get to Baldwin. All parking options are a short walk away, including accessible parking.

A to Z Game Day guides from Duke Athletics Department.  

Alert Notices from the Facilities Management Department.

Shutdowns listed by Medical Center Engineering & Operations.

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