It is the mission of Disability Support Services (DSS) to be committed to providing access to the educational environment for students. DSS also assists faculty, staff, and visitors with accommodation requests to help ensure equal access and opportunity.
The role of Disability Support Services at Rice University is:
It is the goal of DSS, in the pursuit of its mission and its role, to achieve¬†the standards of excellence from the Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD).
Furthermore, DSS is committed to providing service that is:
Students (including graduate students and postdoctoral trainees), faculty or staff members who may need accommodations should contact Disability Support Services to discuss their needs and begin the registration process. Disability related requests for accommodations and services are evaluated individually, based on documentation and completion of the registration process.
Employee and Faculty Accommodations
Disability Etiquette in the Workplace PowerPoint¬†
ADA statement for faculty to use on syllabi