Disability Services

The Ohio State ATI, Office for Disability Services is committed to creating an accessible educational experience for students with disabilities. We partner with students, faculty and staff to design accessible environments and to provide academic accommodations and support services.

QUALIFYING FOR SERVICES

“Disability” is a broad term that includes, but is not limited to, mental health conditions, chronic health conditions, temporary injuries, physical/learning disabilities and ADHD.

COMMON ACCOMMODATIONS / SERVICES

-Exam Accommodations                                               -Note-Taking Assistance

-Attendance Modifications                                          -Accessible Media

-Assistive Technology                                                    -Sign Language

-Housing/Dining Accommodations                           -Priority Scheduling

-Accessible Parking Accommodations                     -Consultation and Advocacy

-Interpreting and Transcribing

REGISTRATION with ODS

Students register with ODS to be approved for accommodations. Registration is confidential and does not appear on transcripts. Medical documentation and information are kept private. Once registered, students only notify their instructors about their accommodations if they want to utilize accommodations in that instructor’s course. For more information about the ODS registration contact Ruth Montz at montz.11@osu.edu.

RESOURCES

Assistive Technology Resources: http://www.atohio.org. Assistive Technology of Ohio offers a wide array of devices at their lending library.

Open Source Dyslexic Resources: http://www.opendyslexic.org. This free open sourced font is designed to increase readability for readers with dyslexia. Download is free.

Student Success Services    128 Skou Hall    330-287-1258    Hours: M-F 8:00 am - 5:00 pm