Services for Students with Disabilities

Paratransit Application Now Online!

Our Paratransit application is now online! You no longer have to call our office to register for rides. Simply fill out and submit the application and our office will contact you within one (1) business day. 

Applications submitted after 4:00pm will be reviewed the next business day.

Accessible Polling and Screen Readers

With the help of the ITS department, below are helpful tips and guidelines for accessible polling options.

The information below provides guidance to create polls in Doodle that are as accessible as possible and recommendations for screen reader users interacting with the polls.

Creating Accessible Polls:

1.     Select the “Create a Doodle” link from the homepage.

2.     Enter Title, Location, and Notes and select Next.

PASS (Peer Assisted Study Sessions)

The PASS program gives students an opportunity to participate in a 3-hour, weekly study session facilitated by a peer coach in a virtual environment.

Our peer coaches support learning approaches, academic strategies, and executive functioning skills (project management, study skills, etc.), and offer studying accountability. A typical session begins with goal setting, incorporates breaks, and ends with a moment of reflection and planning.

Transportation Detroit-Ann Arbor

The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) in partnership with the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) is proposing to offer a new pilot express bus service connecting Detroit and Ann Arbor, Michigan.  

Campus Alerts and Emergency Notification Tools

In case of an actual emergency, call the Ann Arbor Police Department at 9-1-1.

Campus administrators use a variety of ways to notify people of a campus emergency.

The U-M Campus Alerts system includes:

RecSports | Empowerment Self-Defense Workshops

Empowerment Self Defense Class in partnership with Recreational Sports Intramural+ and DPSS. Our self-defense workshop takes a holistic approach to self-protection, emphasizing awareness and assertiveness skills as well as physical and verbal strategies to counter violence. The goal is to leave you better equipped to deal with everything from harassment to potentially violent people to sexual assault. Participants will take part in verbal exercises, physical drills and discussion.