Accessibility Services (formerly Disability Services)

Please use the email to request accommodations

Accessibility Services (formerly Disability Services) is committed to providing students with disabilities equal access to Athens State University. The office aims to remove social and environmental barriers by working collaboratively with students, faculty, staff and the community. To achieve this goal, reasonable academic accommodations, assistive technology, and support services are utilized.

ADA Statement

Athens State University complies with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990. Athens State University strives to provide a dynamic and appropriate instructional environment and workplace to meet the needs of students, employees and citizens of the communities served. It is the policy of the University that a good faith effort shall be made to meet the accommodation requests of persons with disabilities.

Athens State University Employees and Citizens should contact the Office of HR at (256) 216-3314 to complete the procedure for requesting an accommodation.

Students with disabilities are served by Accessibility Services, located on the ground floor of McCandless Hall in Room 16.  The office can be easily accessed through the green door on the Hobbs Street side of the building.

Phone: (256) 233-8143.