Accessibility at UW–Madison

This index to resources is coordinated by the campus ADA Coordinator. If you cannot find the information you need, or if you would like to suggest a change to the information referred to in this site, please contact her at 608-265-6018.

Facilities and Physical Access

The Division of Facilities, Planning & Management (FP&M Disability Resource Guide) provides information for visitors and information on campus athletic venues, transportation, building maps with access information, and emergency information.

Instruction and Academic Services

The McBurney Disability Resource Center is the primary campus resource for academic accommodations for students with disabilities. Resources for accessible instruction are also available through the center. Visit the McBurney Web site, call 608-263-2741 (Voice and Relay 711) or 608-225-7956 (text); fax 608-265-2998; or email McBurney.

Academic Research

The Disability Studies Initiative is home to a number of the university's research and teaching activities in the field of disability studies.


For information about library services related to research assistance, accessing print or online materials, and assistive technologies, visit the libraries' disability and accessibility resources page.

Information Technology Resources

The "Make it accessible" page contains information about IT accessibility on campus and related services available through the UW-Madison Division of Information Technology (DoIT). Assistive technology for all students and staff is available at Campus Computer Labs.


For employee disability matters visit the Employee Disability Accommodation Web site or contact Barb Lanser, Disability Coordinator/Employment at the Office for Equity and Diversity, 608-263-2407 (Voice and Relay 711).

Policies and Campus Compliance

See ADA Campus Policies for a listing of relevant policies and contact information.