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Auburn , Alabama 36849

Disability Resource Office

Office of Accessibility
1228 Haley Center
Auburn, AL 36849
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About Auburn University

Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama, is a public institution known for its commitment to excellence in education, research, and outreach. With a rich history dating back to its founding in 1856, Auburn University has established itself as a premier destination for students seeking a well-rounded academic experience. Known for its agricultural and mechanical origins, the university has evolved into a comprehensive, globally renowned institution offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs.

Nestled in the heart of the South, Auburn University is situated in a thriving college town that offers a unique blend of southern charm and vibrant energy. Auburn, Alabama, boasts a welcoming atmosphere, making it an ideal place for students to embark on their educational journey. The town is a perfect balance of small-town community and cosmopolitan amenities, providing students with a diverse range of social and cultural experiences outside the classroom.

Academically, Auburn University is widely recognized for its commitment to preparing students for success in a global marketplace. With an enrollment of over 30,000 students, Auburn offers more than 150 majors, giving students a wide array of options to pursue their passions and interests. The university prides itself on its exceptional faculty, who are not only experts in their respective fields but also dedicated mentors who actively engage with students inside and outside of the classroom.

At Auburn University, experiential learning opportunities abound. Students benefit from hands-on experiences that bridge the gap between theory and practice. The university is home to cutting-edge research facilities, providing students with opportunities to engage in groundbreaking research across disciplines. From engineering and the sciences to business and the arts, Auburn University encourages creative and critical thinking, fostering an environment that challenges students to push boundaries and explore innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Beyond academics, Auburn University offers a robust range of extracurricular activities and organizations that allow students to pursue their passions and interests. Whether it’s joining one of the numerous student-run clubs and organizations, participating in intramural sports, or attending campus events, there is no shortage of ways for students to get involved and make lifelong connections.

Furthermore, Auburn University has a strong commitment to community service and outreach. Students are encouraged to give back to the community through volunteer efforts and engage in service-learning opportunities. The university’s dedication to both local and global communities underscores its mission to produce graduates who are not only academically competent but also ethical leaders who positively impact society.

In terms of campus facilities, Auburn University provides state-of-the-art resources to support student learning and development. The campus features modern classrooms, research labs, libraries, and recreational facilities, providing students with a conducive environment for both academic and personal growth.

As one of the leading educational institutions in the southern United States, Auburn University offers students a transformative educational experience that prepares them to become leaders in their fields. From its world-class faculty and extensive academic programs to its vibrant community and commitment to service, Auburn University truly embodies the spirit of Southern hospitality and academic excellence.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations