The Equal Opportunity Officer for ADA Compliance serves as the University's Section 504 and ADA Coordinator and helps to resolve issues and provide information regarding services and accommodations for individuals with disabilities.

The University of Virginia is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education for persons with disabilities and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Individuals with disabilities are protected from discrimination and may be entitled to accommodations that will assist in their pursuits at the University. Employees should direct requests for accommodations to their supervisors and may seek assistance through University or Medical Center Human Resources (see procedures below).

Formal complaints of discrimination and possible violations of the ADA can be filed with the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs.

Academic Accommodations

Student Housing

Workplace Accommodations

Application and Interview Accommodations

  • Requesting an accommodation for the application process
    • University Human Resources Service Center at 434.982.0123
    • Medical Center Human Resources Service Center at 434.243.3344 or
  • Requesting an accommodation for the interview process
    • Individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing may contact the Coordinator of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services at 434.243.5186 (voice) or 434.465.6579 (vp) to request an interpreter or other accommodations.
    • Individuals with other types of disabilities
  • Academic positions—contact the hiring department
  • Medical Center positions—contact Medical Center Human Resources Customer Service Center at 434.243.3344 or

Voluntary Self Identification form for persons with Disabilities

The Voluntary Self Identification Form does not qualify as a request for a disability accommodation

Accessible Parking, Transportation and Routes

Mental Health Resources

Web Accessibility—Information for Building Accessible Sites

Design knowing that people with cognitive, hearing, motor, visual and other impairments may use your site.

Accessibility Ally

EOP's Disability Awareness Presentation and Ally Network

If you are unable to access the Accessibility Ally presentation or Pledge form please contact 434-924-3200 or for alternate formats.

Additional Information