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Request Accommodations

Northwestern offers support and assistance to those seeking accessibility accommodations. 

Office of Equity

The Office of Equity works with faculty, staff and job applicants with disabilities to provide reasonable accommodations. The Office of Equity also reviews accessibility issues reported by the Northwestern community and visitors.

Audiences served: Faculty, staff and job applicants

For assistance: Visit the Office of Equity website

AccessibleNU

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 

Assistive Technology

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