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Accommodations, Accessibility, Assistance

Whether you are a student, employee or visitor to Duke, you can request accessibility accommodations.

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Welcome to the Disability Management System (DMS)

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.

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Please notify us if you have an access concern about any part of the Duke University campus or Duke University Health System facilities.  This includes access into or around any of the buildings as well as paths, crosswalks and parking lots.

Campus Access Advisories

Bryan Center Circle repair map
Bryan Center Circle repair map

Bryan Center Circle Paving Project - June 2019

May 1, 2019

Repairs will take place starting in mid-June and are expected to take less than a week, weather permitting.  Access to the Bryan Center will be available via the pedestrian path on the east side of the circle.  This is the side closest to Duke Chapel.

Duke Campus Summer Construction

May 1, 2019

Summer 2019 will see extensive construction work around the Duke Campus. Work will be taking place on Campus Drive, Chapel Drive, at the new Alumni Complex, by Brodie Gym and Gilbert-Addoms building on East Campus as well as at Hudson Hall and North Building off Research Drive. Work is also planned at Bryan Student Center (interior and exterior) as well as Trent Hall (interior and exterior).  Construction of the new garden at the Nasher Museum is also expected to start but should not affect access to the museum.  Several additional projects may begin during this time.

Duke Chapel Quad Project Area
Duke Chapel Quad Project Area

Duke Chapel Paving Project - Summer 2019

April 25, 2019

During Summer 2019, Bluestone pavers, granite curbs, and asphalt paving will be replaced in front of Duke Chapel. ADA access to the Divinity School will be view the rear entrances off the Telcomm Drive Circle.  ADA access to Duke Chapel from the Bryan Center parking lot will not be affected by the construction.