Accessibility Partners

Welcome to Student Accessibility Services, your partner in promoting accessibility and inclusivity in the classroom at Iowa State University!

We understand that as a professor, faculty member, or staff, you may face challenges in implementing accommodations for students with disabilities. Our team is here to support and guide you in navigating these barriers so that every student can have an equal opportunity to succeed in your classes.

Whether you need assistance in understanding a student's accommodation plan, help with implementing accommodations in your course, or guidance on how to create an inclusive classroom environment, we are here to assist you.

Our mission is to work collaboratively with faculty and staff to promote accessibility and ensure that all students have an equitable and enjoyable learning experience.

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Why Accommodations?

Learn more about what an accommodation is and why it is important they are provided on campus!

Thank you for taking the time to answer my questions and provide support with ideas on how I can make providing accommodations easier on me and my students

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    Common Academic Accommodations

    Wanting to learn more about what our most common accommodations are and how they can work in your course? Check out our resources on accommodations you will likely see.

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  • Students in a biology lab, surrounded by scientific equipment, working on an experiment

    Implementing Accommodations

    Wondering how to start a student's accommodations in your course? Read about the process and view resources to make it easier.

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    Shared Responsibility

    Everyone on campus has a part in providing an equitable learning environment. Learn about yours, your students', and what our office will provide.

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    Exam Accommodations

    Needing support in helping students take exams with accommodations? Look no further! Check out our Exam Accommodation Center (EAC).

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    Refer an Exam

    Ready to refer an exam to the EAC? See our How-To guide to make it a smooth process.

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  • Exam Accommodation Center Low Distraction Room

    Completed Exams

    Not sure where to find the exam after the student has taken it at the EAC? Check out our How-To video so you can get grading!

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Still have questions?

Send us an email or give us a call!