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222 S. Copeland Street
Tallahassee , Florida 32306-1037

Disability Resource Office

Student Disability Resource Office
108 Student Services Building
874 Traditions Way
Tallahassee, FL 32306-4167
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About Florida State University

Florida State University, located in the vibrant and bustling city of Tallahassee, is a renowned public institution that has a distinguished reputation both nationally and internationally. With its rich history, commitment to academic excellence, and strong sense of community, FSU stands as a prominent and esteemed institution in higher education.

Established in 1851, Florida State University has continuously evolved to meet the changing needs of its students and society. Today, FSU offers a diverse range of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines, ensuring that students have ample opportunities to pursue their passions and develop the skills necessary for success in their chosen fields.

One of the defining characteristics of Florida State University is its commitment to providing an unparalleled education that fosters intellectual growth and personal development. The university boasts a faculty composed of esteemed scholars and experts who are dedicated to providing high-quality instruction, mentorship, and guidance to their students. This, coupled with state-of-the-art facilities and resources, allows students at FSU to engage in hands-on learning experiences and research opportunities that cultivate a deeper understanding of their subject matter.

As an institution deeply rooted in research, Florida State University serves as a hub for groundbreaking discoveries and innovative advancements. The university encourages students to actively participate in research endeavors, offering them the chance to work alongside faculty members on cutting-edge projects that have the potential to impact various fields, from science and technology to the humanities and social sciences.

Beyond academics, FSU offers a vibrant and inclusive campus life that fosters personal growth and cultivates lasting connections. With over 600 student organizations and clubs, there is something for everyone at FSU, whether it be joining a sports team, participating in community service, or immersing oneself in the arts. Moreover, the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusivity fosters an environment where students from all backgrounds and walks of life feel welcome and supported.

Located in the heart of Tallahassee, Florida State University benefits from its prime location in the state capital. The university’s proximity to government agencies and influential institutions provides students with unique opportunities for internships, networking, and professional development. Additionally, the city itself offers a vibrant cultural scene, with numerous art galleries, theaters, restaurants, and music venues. From attending sporting events to exploring the lush parks and natural reserves, students at FSU are never far from exciting experiences and recreational activities.

In conclusion, Florida State University is a dynamic and prestigious public institution that offers a comprehensive educational experience to its students. With its commitment to excellence, vast array of academic programs, and supportive community, FSU provides the necessary tools and resources for students to thrive both inside and outside of the classroom. From its distinguished faculty and cutting-edge research to its rich campus life and thriving surroundings, Florida State University truly stands as a beacon of education and opportunity in the heart of Tallahassee, Florida.

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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