Job accommodationsAccommodations for Employees with Disabilities Manual, which outlines the recommended procedures and provides accommodation request forms and medical waivers.
Are you teaching a class? Sponsoring a public event? Organizing a workshop? Leading a field trip? Responsible for a sports event?
All university programs and activities should be accessible to persons with disabilities. Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act states: "A public entity shall furnish appropriate auxiliary aids and services where necessary to afford an individual with a disability an equal opportunity to participate in, and enjoy the benefits of, a service, program, or activity conducted by a public entity."
For information and guidance on program access, use the menu at the left for contact information for your campus ADA/504 Coordinator. Systems Programs and Manoa departments can contact the EEO/AA Office or the KOKUA Program (student disability services).
You can also download the State of Hawaii Programs and Services Manual For Persons with Disabilities. The manual covers customer service, auxiliary aids, sign language interpreters, facility access, service animals, registration forms, catering and banquet facilities, audio/visual presentations, safety and other elements of an accessible program.
All university programs have an obligation to ensure effective communication with persons with disabilities. This includes print media, audio media and electronic media such as the internet.
Learn more about designing accessible websites.