Welcome to the Office of Academic Accessibility

The University of North Carolina at Asheville is distinctive within the public higher education system of North Carolina. Its primary mission: to offer an undergraduate liberal arts education of superior quality for serious students. Through Academic Accessibility, the university seeks to meet individual needs by coordinating and implementing internal policies regarding programs, services and activities for individuals with disabilities. The office functions as a source of information, educational outreach and advice, as well as a communication link among individuals with disabilities, faculty and staff, rehabilitation agencies, and the community at large.

Please note, the accessible entrance and parking for OneStop Student Services and Ramsey Library are at the end of Library Lane just past Lipinsky Hall.

Important Reminder: To assure services can be provided in a timely manner, disability documentation and requests for academic adjustments and/or reasonable accommodation(s) should be received 3 weeks or more in advance, although they may be submitted at any time. All information provided to the office will remain confidential.