Disability Accommodation and Services

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities.


To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the department directly at:

hservphd@u.washington.edu (206-616-2979)

or contact:

UW Disability Services Office at:


Resources for Students with Disabilities:

  • Disability Resources for Students
    provides many types of disability accommodation to students with temporary or permanent disabilities, including the Access Guide and Mobility Map to the University, barrier-free classroom assignment, sign language interpretation, large print, Braille, taped materials, note takers, scribes and special examination arrangements.
  • Dial-A-Ride (206-685-1511) and the Night Ride Shuttle (206-255-7160)
    provide free campus shuttle service for students with disabilities.