Access to University Programs and Facilities
by Individuals with Disabilities
For Full Time and Teaching Faculty, and
Adjunct Faculty, and
Administrative Staff with Faculty Rank, and
Academic Support Staff with Faculty Rank
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1993 states:
"No otherwise qualified handicapped
individual in the United States . . . shall solely by reason of handicap, be
excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to
discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance."
A copy of the university's statement of rights and responsibilities
of both parties as well as a mechanism for addressing disputes/grievances is
available in the office of academic advising and the office of human resources.