Furman University desires to make its programs and facilities available to all students. Accommodations​ are coordinated through the Office of Disability Services

Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 state that no "otherwise qualified" individuals, solely by reason of their disability, can be denied the benefits of, be excluded from participation in or be subjected to discrimination in any program or activity.

Furman University recognizes a student with a disability as anyone whose impairment substantially limits one or more major life activity. Students may receive a variety of services including classroom accommodations such as extended time on tests, test proctoring, note-taking assistance and access to assistive technology. However, receipt of reasonable accommodations cannot guarantee success--all students are responsible for meeting academic standards.

Students requesting services should contact the Disability Services office and provide appropriate documentation of their disability (see Academic Accommodations for Guidelines).It is the responsibility of the student with the disability to obtain and pay for this documentation. Some accommodations require significant planning; therefore, students should begin the process well in advance.

The Disability Services office is located in the Earle Infirmary, Room 002.  Office hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Faculty Guide to Disability Services

Contact Information:
Disability Services
Furman University
3300 Poinsett Highway
Greenville, SC 29613
Phone: 864-294-2320
Fax: 864-294-3044

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