PLEASE NOTE: THE DISABILITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM OFFICE IS CLOSED ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD AND FRIDAY NOVEMBER 24TH, 2023. If you have an urgent request, please email dmsoffice@duke.edu and we will respond as soon as possible

NOTE TO EXTERNAL JOB APPLICANTS: We are pleased that you are exploring employment opportunities with Duke University and Duke Health System. If you anticipate needing an accommodation to complete the applicant and/or interview process, please submit a Reasonable Accommodations Request form.

Requesting Accommodations

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Request Accommodations

How to request reasonable accommodations for a disability
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Review and Implementation Process

DMS's process for reviewing requests and implementing employee accommodations

Voluntary Self-Identification

Voluntarily self-identifying is a good thing - it's how things change. This video explains why companies doing business with the federal government ask job applicants and employees to voluntarily self-identify if they have a disability, and the important role that self-identifying plays in ensuring equal employment opportunity for people with disabilities.


Employment & Visitor Accommodations Office

The Disability Management System (DMS) is the office at Duke charged with the responsibility of working with qualified employees with disabilities in exploring possible coverage and associated necessary and appropriate accommodations for purposes of Section 504 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008.

Should you have concerns or questions regarding employee accommodations and resources, please contact the Employment and Visitor Accommodations office within the Disability Managment System (DMS).

Sarah Exum
Program Coordinator

Shonda Desir

Lakea Teel
Program Coordinator