Affirmative Action and Disabilities | Kent State University

Affirmative Action and Disabilities

Kent State University is committed to provide all persons equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, physical disability or mental disability (unless the disability is essential to the practice of counseling), and identification as a disabled veteran.

Kent State University recognizes its responsibility for creating an institutional climate in which students with disabilities can maximize educational opportunity and academic potential. In accordance with University policy, if you have a documented disability and require accommodations to obtain equal access, please contact your instructor as soon as possible to discuss your needs. Students with disabilities must verify their eligibility through he Office s of Student Accessibility Services (SAS) located on the first floor of the Main Campus Univeristy Library Suite 100, 1125 Risman Plaza, Kent, Ohio 44242, (330)672-3391. SAS is the organization on campus that can help with special accommodations (e.g., extended exam time). You may wish to contact them to verify your eligibility and the options for accommodation related to your disability.