ADA Policy, Formal Complaint Procedure, & Legislation
The University of Louisville is committed to providing equal opportunity for persons with disabilities. This commitment includes complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and Sections 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. In addition, all of the University's websites and online courses will comply with the web page design standards established by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The University of Louisville strives to maintain a barrier-free, welcoming environment for everybody.
The ADA Coordinator, located in the Human Resources department, (502) 852-7591, will monitor compliance and advise unit heads in meeting equal opportunity obligations. The Disability Resource Center staff, (502) 852-6938, will assist the University community by serving as an information resource center and coordinating support services for students with disabilities. No otherwise qualified individual with a disability shall, solely by reason of such disability, be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in University programs. The President, Board of Trustees, Student Government, Faculty and Staff Senates affirm the University's long standing and continuing commitment to Equal Opportunity for persons with disabilities.