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Services for Students with Disabilities

Office Operations

Our department has a staff member available in office Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. We are currently operating by virtual appointments. Please contact or 715-836-5800 for any questions.  All student Faculty Notification Letters are honored in the online learning environment. If you have specific questions around Faculty Notification Letters, please email Students are required to send a copy of their Faculty Notification Letter to their professors to remind them of accommodations. 

Equal access

The Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) office facilitates accommodations and services to students with disabilities that ensure equal access to university programs, services and activities.

UW-Eau Claire is committed to providing all students with accessible educational opportunities. UW-Eau Claire follows UW System Policy, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).

Disability Awareness Month Faculty and Staff Recognition Reception

The Services for Students with Disabilities office has a history of giving awards that recognize deserving individuals and departments at UWEC who have reached out to students with disabilities in unique, caring, and creative ways. Please join us in celebrating Disability Awareness Month!


Services for Students with Disabilities honorees, October 2017

Serving students with disabilities

The Services for Students with Disabilities office at UW-Eau Claire held a Faculty and Staff Recognition Reception Oct. 24 to honor several faculty and staff members for their service to students with disabilities.

Dedicated to student success
Maddy Mahoney

True grit Blugold

Maddy Mahoney refused to let bullies and high school teachers who failed to see her potential stand in the way of a great college career.

Rising above learning disability
Pete Winslow playing wheelchair soccer

The Power of AND in action

Pete Winslow realizes why people might stare when they see him for the first time. He looks different from most people, so it's only human nature to take a second look.

Can't stop him
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