About Accessibility Services

About Accessibility Services

John Jay’s Accessibility Services provides comprehensive access to support services and programs for undergraduate and graduate students with hearing and visual impairments, mobility impairments, learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders, chronic illnesses and psychological impairments. To learn more about what defines a disability, click here.

It is our responsibility to ensure that students with disabilities have equal access to services and are not discriminated against because of a disability.

The Office of Accessibility Services functions to assist students in obtaining appropriate accommodations and services. Services provided are designed to encourage independence and self- advocacy, backed by a comprehensive system of support services. 

The mission of the Office of Accessibility Services at John Jay College is to ensure that students with disabilities have equal access to all college programs, services and activities. It is our objective to see that students with disabilities are provided with an impactful learning experience. The Office of Accessibility Services challenges every individual to be independent, responsible, problem-solvers and self-advocates in charge of their own lives. John Jay College is committed to equal access to education. We want to ensure that all students are afforded the same opportunity to participate in the learning process.

To learn more about what constitutes as a disability, click here.