The University of Mississippi is committed to the provision of reasonable accommodations and modifications to university students with disabilities, staff and faculty, and visitors to campus on an individualized and flexible basis as mandated in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
In January 2010, the chancellor of the University of Mississippi reaffirmed the university's commitment to students, staff and visitors with disabilities. In accordance with the goals and creed of the University of Mississippi, and to further support a campus rich in diversity, the university will encourage excellence, inclusion and respect for the dignity of those with disabilities and will recognize and promote the value of individual differences.Read the Complete Statement on Disability Access
University Policies on Disability
- Discrimination Complaint Procedure
- Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
- University Policy on Students with Disabilities
- Accessibility of Technology Services
To Report a Web Accessibility Barrier
If you identify a barrier to accessing information on any of the university's websites, please report it by using the Digital Accessibility reporting form or by emailing email@example.com. It would be helpful to include a link to the page where you have encountered the accesibility barrier, information about the problem you are experiencing, and any neccesary details about the device(s) you are using.
All information provided is confidential and will only be used to communicate issues with website owners and to keep those who report issues up-to-date.
To Report a Physical or Program Barrier
To report a barrier, either physical or programmatic, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity & Regulatory Compliance at 662-915-7735 or the Office of Student Disability Services at 662-915-7128.
To File a Disability Discrimination Complaint
To file a disability discrimination complaint, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity & Regulatory Compliance at 662-915-7735. The procedure for filing a complaint can be found here: Disability Complaint Procedure
Students with Disabilities
Students with disabilities who believe they may benefit from classroom or other accommodations should contact the Office of Student Disability Services for information:
662-915-7907 (TTY Phone)
Staff and Faculty with Disabilities
University faculty and staff who believe they may benefit from disability-related accommodations in the workplace should contact their supervisors or the Office of Equal Opportunity & Regulatory Compliance at:
662-915-1570 (TTY Phone)
Visitors with Disabilities
Visitors to campus who may need assistance because of a disability should contact the department or organization sponsoring the event or the visit. For instance, a visitor on campus for Spring Visit Day will contact the Admission’s Office for assistance; a visitor attending an event at the Gertrude Ford Center will contact that facility, etc. Visitors can also contact the Office of Student Disability Services and the Office of Equal Opportunity & Regulatory Compliance for assistance and referral.
If you have questions regarding handicapped parking on campus, contact Parking Services at 662-915-7235 or the Office of Equal Opportunity & Regulatory Compliance at 662-915-7735.
If you create Web content, you must ensure that it is accessible. The following tools and resources can assist.