Name of Disability Service Office: Accessibility Resources & Services
Description of Services:
Through Accessibility Resources & Service The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill seeks to meet the individual needs of applicants and current students with disabilities and medical conditions by coordinating and implementing appropriate accommodations and providing resources and services as they relate to academics, residences, dining and co and extra-curricular campus activities. ARS also functions as a source of information, educational outreach and advice, as well as a communication link among individuals with disabilities, faculty and staff, outside agencies, and the community at large. Services include: Professor notifications (notification that a student is registered with ARS), adapted phys ed classes, assistive listening devices, captioning for videos shwon in class, class relocation if required to facilitate access, CART, alternative format textbooks, electronic devices for note taking, facilitating access to optimal seating within classroom, extensions to assignments when appropriate, priority registration, foreign language/math substitutions, individual testing arrangements, interpreters, etc.
Contact: Tiffany Bailey