Office of Disability Services

Welcome to WPI and to the Office of Disability Services (ODS). ODS coordinates accommodation service and provides advocacy and support to assist students with documented physical, learning, sensory, psychological, developmental and other disabilities achieve to their full potential.

This website is designed to provide answers to questions and provide connections to resources for prospective, incoming and returning students as well as parents and WPI faculty. Please find the link to the left that most closely matches the type of information you are seeking. If you can not find answers and information you need, please call or email our office!

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Welcome class 0f 2019!

Congratulations newly admitted students! We look forward to seeing you at our open houses and throughout the summer. We know accessibility services can be an important factor in deciding on which instituion to attend, so we are happy to answer questions and talk about our services.

Our staff will be available to schedule phone meetings or 30 minute in-person meetings when you are on campus. Please call 508-831-4908 in advance to schedule time. We will also be available during the March 31st, April 15th and April 22nd open houses from 12-2 at the resource drop-in center outside of lunch in the Recreation Center.

Please review information under the current students section of our website to learn about how to request accommodation services.

  • June 1st is the deadline to request housing accommodations
  • July 1st is the deadline to request academic accommodations
    • Submissions received by July first will take a few weeks to review and you can expect accommodation approval notification by the end of July.
    • Submissions received after July first will be reviewed before the start of the school year (August 24th) as time permits. When you receive notification of accommodation approval you will be invited to register for our early move-in program and to register to be connected with the EDGE program and peer mentoring opportunities. Stay tuned!

 

 
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Make an appointment

If you wish to make an appointment, please call 508-831-4908 or email DisabilityServices@wpi.edu.

 

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