Office of Disability Services News

Disability Services to Offer New Online Process for Testing Accommodation Requests, Approvals

Students who request testing accommodations and faculty who approve them will now find the process available online, thanks to a new system being implemented by the Office of Disability Services. This comprehensive data management system is designed to meet the specialized needs of the office. It simplifies the scheduling of appointments, exams, rooms, and resources with a focus on ease of use and flexibility.

Disability and Accessibility Survey for Students, Faculty, and Staff with Disabilities

Students, faculty, and staff with disabilities are invited to complete an anonymous online survey that will help to assess disability accommodations provided by the university, the accessibility of the campus, as well as the inclusiveness of the university community for people with disabilities. The survey was developed by the Disability Task Force, which was created by the vice chancellor for diversity, to provide recommendations and strategies to make UT Knoxville more accessible and inclusive of people with disabilities.

UT Student Cadet Shows ROTC, Sign Language Talents

Leah Wilkerson has a passion for military life and interacting with individuals with disabilities. A junior at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, her goal is to combine these two interests to make a fruitful career.

Volunteer Your Voice

Students, faculty, staff and members of the community are invited to participate in the Office of Disability Services’ annual Recordathon from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 12, and Saturday, Feb. 13.