123 David Rodli Hall
East of Centennial Science Hall
BEGIN the Process:
Complete the New Student Application on this page. Once completed, make an Intake appointment by emailing the Ability Services office. Provide two available meeting times. You will be contacted by email to confirm your Intake appointment with Alicia Reinke-Tuthill.
Onboard Training for Incoming Students (New)
Returning students with approved accommodations at UWRF:
Request your Faculty Notification Letters from Ability Services. It's recommended you share your accommodations with your professors at the beginning of each semester in order to provide you the best support.
If you have a new diagnosis or would like to discuss a change in approved accommodations, please request an appointment with Ability Services to initiate a review for eligible accommodations.
Enrolled students at UWRF with a new diagnosis or an intent to request accommodations:
During Fall and Spring semesters, requests for accommodations need to be completed approximately 5 weeks before the end of the term. Any requests made past the deadline will be at the discretion of the Ability Services Manager to determine if accommodations can be offered for the rest of the semester. For more information on this deadline, please review the "Accommodation Deadline Request Policy" found on our Policies page.
Important dates to watch during the semester:
Term Deadlines: Last day to add a class, drop a class, register for graduation, registration for various term courses, breaks (no classes), finals, etc.
Person-First VS. Identity-First Language
Learn more about person-first vs. identity-first language in the disability community
The Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) is a civil rights law that was originally passed by Congress in 1990 (as the Americans with Disabilities Act-ADA) and protects individuals with disabilities from discrimination in the workplace, as well as school and other settings. The ADA was amended in 2008 and became effective January 1, 2009.