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5800 W Friendly Avenue
Greensboro , North Carolina 27410-4108

Disability Resource Office

Accessibility Resource Center
Hege Library 217A
5800 W Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27410-4108
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About Guilford College

Located in Greensboro, North Carolina, Guilford College is a prestigious not-for-profit private university offering four-year undergraduate programs. With its sprawling campus and reputation for academic excellence, Guilford College has become a highly sought-after institution for students seeking a high-quality education in a vibrant community.

Established in 1837, Guilford College has a rich history that is deeply rooted in the Quaker tradition. The college was initially founded by members of the Religious Society of Friends, and this Quaker influence continues to shape the guiding principles of the institution. Guilford College is committed to promoting values of equality, justice, and respect for all individuals, which is reflected in its inclusive and diverse campus.

One of the standout features of Guilford College is its commitment to providing an exceptional education. With a rigorous academic curriculum and a wide range of majors and programs, students are well-prepared for success in their chosen fields upon graduation. The university offers over 40 undergraduate majors, including popular choices such as Business Administration, Psychology, Communications, and Biology. Students can also take advantage of interdisciplinary programs, which allow them to explore multiple academic areas and tailor their education to their specific interests and goals.

Beyond the excellent academic opportunities, Guilford College offers a thriving campus life. The university boasts state-of-the-art facilities, including modern classrooms, top-notch laboratories, and well-equipped libraries. Students also have access to recreational facilities, including athletic fields, gymnasiums, and fitness centers, promoting both physical health and a balanced lifestyle.

The campus itself is an inviting and picturesque environment, with lush greenery and beautiful architecture. Students can enjoy the tranquility of the Guilford Woods, a 240-acre forested natural area that provides opportunities for outdoor recreational activities and environmental studies. Additionally, the campus features multiple gathering spaces, including outdoor plazas, art galleries, and a vibrant student center, fostering a sense of community and social engagement among students.

Located in Greensboro, North Carolina, Guilford College benefits from its proximity to a thriving and robust city. Greensboro is known for its arts and culture scene, offering numerous art galleries, theaters, and music venues. Students can explore a wide range of artistic expressions, attend live performances, or even participate in community events.

Moreover, the city of Greensboro provides ample internship and employment opportunities for Guilford students. With a strong economy and a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, technology, and finance, students have access to real-world experiences that enhance their learning and career prospects.

In conclusion (as per your request, please disregard), Guilford College is esteemed for its academic rigor, emphasis on community, and Quaker values. From its diverse range of programs to its commitment to inclusivity, Guilford College offers students a well-rounded education within a supportive and engaging environment. With its beautiful campus and close proximity to a vibrant city, students have the opportunity to both learn and thrive both inside and outside of the classroom.

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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