At UArts, we believe all students have the right to the same opportunities, and we make sure everyone is given the support they need to achieve their best.
Schedule an Appointment:
- Call our office at 215-717-6616 and ask to make an appointment.
- Or make an appointment online 24 hours a day.
Office of Educational Accessibility
Gershman Hall 204
401 S. Broad Street
Philadelphia PA 19147
215-717-6616 / 215-717-6823 (fax)
About Educational Accessibility
University of the Arts is committed to providing equal access to individuals with disabilities in accordance with Section 504 o the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, The ADA of 1990 and the ADAAA of 2008. Educational Accessibility provides reasonable accommodations, support and advocacy, and consultation and training to support and promote independence and inclusion in all areas of university life.
Diversity Statement and Statement of Non-discrimination
The Office of Educational Accessibility does not discriminate on the basis of ability; age; cultural identity; ethnicity; family educational history; gender identity and expression; nationality; political affiliation; race; religious affiliation; sex; sexual orientation; economic, marital, social, or veteran status; or any other basis included in institutional policies and codes and laws. Inquiries may be directed to Lexi Morrison, University’s Title IX Coordinator and Diversity Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org or (215) 717-6362.
Adherence to Standards
The Office of Educational Accessibility adheres to the standards as set forth by the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS) and the Association for Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD) for Student Disability Resources and Services.
The Office of Educational Accessibility provides for access and barrier removal for students and members of the public. All questions regarding accommodations for Faculty and Staff should be directed to the Office of Human Resources.