Accommodation Requests

Contact via Email and Phone: Closed to In-person Traffic

Due to response to coronavirus containment, Disability Support Services is closed to in-person traffic. Staff will respond to emails and calls Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Reporting a Barrier to Access

If you would like to report a barrier to access on the UAA Campus for a building,  program, or event, please contact our office at 786-4530 or uaa_dss@alaska.edu.

Requesting Accommodations

If you are seeking accommodations for a course, please make an appointment with the DSS Director or Sr. Accommodations Coordinator to establish eligibility for using departmental services. Once eligibility has been determined, students are provided with a username and password from DSS to login to the DSS Online System and request accommodations for thier courses. 

How to Request Accommodations

Each Semester, students login to the DSS Online System to make their specific requests for each class.

  • Enter Course Reference Numbers for each class
  • Select the adjustments that are needed
  • Submit for faculty notification
  • Come back to schedule all quizzes, tests, and exams for the semester as soon as you receive your various syllabi.

Students can request DSS Online System orientation from DSS staff OR View the following Video Tutorial instructions for students: