Marylhurst University

Skip to content »

Disability Services

Marylhurst University is committed to ensuring that all students have equal access to its academic programs. Students with disabilities are entitled to reasonable accommodations according to Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Students have the right not to be discriminated against or treated with disrespect based on an actual or perceived disability. They are entitled to access all university programs if "otherwise qualified" to participate. However, along with these rights come responsibilities.

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 stipulates that a student with a disability is obligated to provide documentation of their disabling condition to the university. These students must register with the services coordinator for students with disabilities.

To register:

  • Make an appointment for an intake/accommodation assessment
  • Provide appropriate evidence (documentation) of your disability from a qualified medical or psychological professional

Marylhurst University also has rights and responsibilities. These include ensuring access to all programs, evaluating applicants based on ability and reviewing documentation supporting requested accommodations. The institution has the right to refuse any accommodation that would fundamentally alter an academic program or would pose an undue burden on the university.

The Office of Accessibility & Disability Services is located
in Room 233, Marian Hall.

For more information, contact:
Bill Zuelke
Dean of Students
Phone: 503.534.4073
Email: adaservices@marylhurst.edu
Fax: 503.534.4026


Related News

See All News

Interior Design Students Win IIDA Competition

Two interior design students, Sadie Kane and Whitney Olson-Davenport, won the International Interior Design Association's Oregon student charrette competition in February 2015.

Community Art Classes at Marylhurst

Through the Portland Community College Continuing Education Program, community members may now study art on the Marylhurst campus, starting with drawing and ceramics classes beginning April 2015.

Calendar

See All Events

May 01, 2015 – May 04, 2015

Computer Literacy Outcome Assessment Exam - Spring Term

Online Exam. Opens: Friday, 12 noon. Closes: Monday, 11:59 pm. To register for the exam, use the regular course registration process through My M...

READ MORE

May 08, 2015

Spring Fair

Join the Student Leadership Council and the entire Marylhurst community for our fourth annual Spring Fair! The fair will feature performances by ...

READ MORE

May 11, 2015 – May 14, 2015

NYUFLP Testing - Spring Term Test Week

Marylhurst University offers credit to students through the NYU Foreign Language Proficiency Exam. For NYU testing this term, admitted degree stu...

READ MORE

COUNCIL

The Student Leadership Council is your collective, representative voice.

LEARN MORE

©2013 Marylhurst University