Mission statement

The Office of Disability Services (ODS) provides reasonable accommodations to ensure that students with disabilities have access to Western Oregon University (WOU) and its programs; through intentional interventions, programs, and services in order that WOU will meet federal requirements, encourage personal growth, and increase effective communication for our students.

Federal compliance statement

This office is the official University department to review and house disability documentation as designated by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

Accessible Services

Western Oregon University provides a free, reliable, and accessible, shuttle service to students of Western Oregon University. Visit their page for more information. 

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Poster Statement

"If you have a disability that may require some accommodation in order to participate in a Western Oregon University class or activity, please notify the Office of Disability Services at 503-838-8250 or ods@wou.edu at least 3 business days in advance."

 

Current and incoming students can apply for services by visiting our STUDENT page.

 

To request an interpreter, please fill out the INTERPRETER REQUEST FORM.


 

 

 

 

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Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM (PST). Close on Holidays. 

 

Contact

OFFICE OF DISABILITY SERVICES
Voice: (503) 838-8250 | VideoPhone: (503) 512-5258 | Fax: (503) 838-8721 | E-mail: ods@wou.edu | Location: APSC room 405 | Opening Hours: Monday - Friday (8:00AM - 5:00PM)

"If you have a disability that may require some accommodation in order to participate in a Western Oregon University class or activity, please notify the Office of Disability Services at 503-838-8250 or ods@wou.edu at least 3 business days in advance. To request an interpreter, please fill out the INTERPRETER REQUEST FORM."