Academic Accommodations Process

Faculty Can Use AccessND to Navigate Student Accommodations

The purpose of reasonable accommodations is to provide qualified students with disabilities an equal opportunity to be successful. AccessND makes it easy for faculty to navigate the accommodations process at Notre Dame. AccessND can help with the following:


For questions, please contact Sara Bea Accessibility Services at

Information on the University's new Academic Accommodations Process:

Overview of the Academic Accommodations Processes for all students, except Law students

Overview of the Academic Accommodations Processes - Law Students

Sample Syllabus Statement 

It is the policy and practice of The University of Notre Dame to provide reasonable accommodations for students with properly documented disabilities. Students who have questions about Sara Bea Accessibility Services or who have, or think they may have, a disability are invited to contact Sara Bea Accessibility Services for a confidential discussion by emailing at or by phone at 574-631-7157. Because the University’s Academic Accommodations Processes generally require students to request accommodations well in advance of the dates when they are needed, students who believe they may need an accommodation for this course are encouraged to contact Sara Bea Accessibility Services at their earliest opportunity. Additional information about Sara Bea Accessibility Services and to learn more about the student process for requesting accommodations, please visits Accessibility Support.

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