Disability Resources provides accommodations for qualified students with disabilities. After admission to Samford, qualified students under the Americans with Disabilities Act (as amended) should contact the Director for Disability Resources and provide appropriate documentation for post-secondary education (www.samford.edu/dr). After enrollment at Samford, it is the responsibility of the student to schedule an appointment with Disability Resources in a timely manner. Reasonable accommodations are provided on a case-by-case basis. After appropriate accommodations are determined, Disability Resources will provide students with an Accommodation Memo. It is the responsibility of the student to meet promptly with professors. Professors will grant reasonable accommodations only upon written notification from Disability Resources. For more information, call 205-726-4078, or visit Disability Resources in the University Center within the Career Development Office, Room 205.
Samford University complies with applicable laws prohibiting discrimination, including applicable provisions of and amendments to Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, Executive Order 11246, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or services.
Inquiries and concerns regarding this discrimination policy may be directed to the vice president for business affairs or general counsel, Office of Business Affairs, 200 Samford Hall, Birmingham, AL 35229, (205)726-2811. This notice is available in alternative formats upon request.