Accommodations, Accessibility, Assistance
The 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) and visitors requesting accommodations visit https://duke-accommodate.symplicity.com/public_accommodation. Tutorial videos are located on the left tab under Videos.
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 Employment and Public Accommodations tab located on the left.
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.
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.
•The deadlines for Sum I 2014 term have passed.
•July 16, 2014 is the last day to request a note-taker for Sum II 2014 term.
•July 16, 2014 is the deadline for Sum II 2014 students to register with the SDAO, as well as for students who are already registered with the SDAO to submit their semester requests in order to receive accommodations for final exams. Otherwise, accommodations will not be implemented until Fall 2014 term.
•July 16, 2014 is the deadline for Sum II 2014 term students to register with the SDAO.
*Please note that in order to process new requests, documentation and request forms must be received at least 2 weeks prior to the registration deadline.
Again, July 16, 2014 is the registration/semester request deadline for Sum II term.
Disability Management System takes communication very seriously at Duke University. We now offer a new feature for employees experiencing difficulties hearing on the phone. It's secure, descreet and confidential.
Like closed captions for television, ClearCaptions™ provides streaming captions for your phone calls. When you make or receive a phone a call, captions of what the other party says displays on the screen of your Cisco phone.
Here is a short video to view http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=58aRdJ65JVg&feature=share
To immediately enroll, please visit http://clearcaptions.Duke-EULA.sgizmo.com/s3/. Your information will be kept confidential.
Phone Captioning for Employees with Impaired Hearing, an article about getting confidential captioning on Duke's Cisco phones.
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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