Accessible Education Services (AES)
Willamette University is committed to the full access and inclusion of all students with disabilities in its programs. Our office facilitates reasonable accommodations for students with a qualifying disability or temporary medical condition while maintaining institutional standards. AES honors disability as an important aspect of human diversity, and seeks to foster diversity and social justice disability models.
- Need help finding resources to succeed
- Are looking for more support in the classroom
- Have an injury affecting your performance in class
- Assist you with determining your eligibility
- Help you obtain documentation of a disability
- Facilitate non-classroom accommodations
There are no requirements to schedule an appointment with AES!
COVID-19 Update and Accessible Education Services (AES)
As we continue to operate in a state of flux due to the ever-changing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Accessible Education Services (AES) office continues to adapt and follow the guidelines set forth by the University For the Fall 2020 semester, the Director of Accessible Education Services (AES) will provide support to students, staff, and faculty via Zoom or phone appointments. E-mail consultations are strongly encouraged. At this time, the main office in Matthews 103 will be open but operating under the same guidelines for public spaces in the University. If University guidance changes and all employees are to return to remote work, the AES office will then be closed to any in person interactions.
Students may schedule appointments by emailing email@example.com. Appointments are available between 8 am and 5 pm Monday-Friday. After hours appointments may be available in urgent situations.
When you schedule an appointment, please provide the following information:
- Preference for meeting platform (telephone or Zoom)
- Current phone number if a phone meeting is preferred
- Nature of concern (e.g. testing accommodations, remote learning, etc.)
If you have a concussion, please call our office at (503) 370-6114 and Sue Minder will get you set up with an appointment.
Staff, faculty, and administration wishing to consult with the AES director may reach her in the following ways:
- E-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org
- E-mailing email@example.com
- Sending a Zoom meeting invite
- E-mailing a request for a phone consultation (please make sure to include a current phone number)
Any updated information around accommodations can be found on our Accommodations Information page.
Thank you for your cooperation, flexibility, creativity, and generosity during this challenging time. Please be assured that AES strives to provide unwavering support of access services to the Willamette community throughout this transition.