Office of Student Life

Disability Services

Instructor Handbook

Student Life Disability Services (SLDS) is committed to creating the extraordinary student experience at The Ohio State University by affording equal access to an educational experience through the provision of academic accommodations. The office delivers accommodations, services, auxiliary aids for students with documented disabilities. Disability Services also helps faculty to fulfill their responsibilities for student access to classroom instruction. This handbook is a guide to assist faculty in this endeavor.

To view the faculty handbook (PDF or Word versions), click the links on the right.

Table of Contents


Legal Obligations

Student, Instructor, and Staff Roles

Best Practices for Instructors

Accommodations at the Ohio State University

Emergency Procedures

Frequently Asked Questions

Additional Resources

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