The University and AccessibleNU are committed to providing a supportive and challenging environment for all students with disabilities who attend the University. Additionally, the University and AccessibleNU work to provide students with disabilities a learning and community environment that affords them full participation, equal access, and reasonable accommodation.
Audiences served: All undergraduate, graduate, professional school and professional studies students; faculty and staff seeking accommodations for students
For assistance: Visit the AccessibleNU website
When required as an accommodation, AccessibleNU provides access to assistive technology to registered students on both the Evanston and Chicago campuses. Moreover, AccessibleNU works to make assistive technology available to the wider campus community.
Audiences served: All undergraduate, graduate, professional school and professional studies students
For assistance: Visit the Assistive Technology website
Find Physical Accessibility Resources
We have compiled some physical accessibility resources for Northwestern students, faculty and staff. Find resources in the links below.
Apply Standards to Your Studies
Online Meetings and Collaboration Tools
If you are planning an online meeting or using collboration tools, we encourage you to explore ways to make these experiences accessible. Find best practices for online meetings and collaborations.
Creating Accessible Content
Accessible content creation can be used in your everyday life as a student. Digital content is created every day--from emails to PDFs. Find best practices fo creating accessible content.