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2600 Cleveland Avenue NW
Canton , Ohio 44709-3308

Disability Resource Office

Center for Student Success
2600 Cleveland Ave, NW
Canton, OH 44709
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About Malone University

Malone University, located in Canton, Ohio, is a renowned private not-for-profit institution that has been providing quality education for over 125 years. Situated in the heart of Canton, Malone University offers a vibrant campus community, rigorous academic programs, and extensive opportunities for personal and spiritual growth.

Founded in 1892 by Quaker friends and named after its first financial supporter, Walter Malone, the university embraces a distinct Christian worldview that permeates its academic and extracurricular offerings. This faith-based approach to education shapes students’ experiences, fostering an environment that encourages critical thinking, service, and ethical leadership.

Malone University offers a diverse range of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines. With over 80 undergraduate majors, minors, and programs, students have ample opportunities to explore their interests and passions. From business and education to nursing, engineering, and the arts, Malone University provides a robust and comprehensive academic curriculum that prepares students for success in their careers and personal lives.

At Malone University, students not only receive an excellent education but also benefit from a supportive and nurturing community. The university’s commitment to small class sizes allows for personalized attention from professors and fosters meaningful relationships among students. Faculty members are not only experts in their respective fields but also mentors who provide guidance, support, and encouragement to help students reach their fullest potential.

Moreover, Malone University prides itself on its dedication to holistic development, focusing on nurturing students’ emotional, social, and spiritual well-being. The Office of Spiritual Formation offers numerous opportunities for students to engage in worship, prayer, service, and discipleship, creating an environment that promotes spiritual growth and deepens one’s understanding of faith.

Beyond academics and spiritual exploration, Malone University offers a vibrant campus life that includes numerous student organizations, athletics, and cultural events. Students can participate in over 60 student clubs and organizations, ranging from academic clubs to service organizations, faith-based groups, and interest-based clubs. The university’s 17 NCAA Division II athletic teams provide an outlet for students to excel in their chosen sports while fostering teamwork and dedication.

Located in Canton, Ohio, Malone University benefits from its proximity to a thriving and culturally rich region. Canton is home to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, attracting visitors from around the world. The vibrant downtown area offers a variety of dining and entertainment options, including art galleries, theaters, and live music venues. Additionally, students can explore the scenic beauty of nearby parks and lakes, providing ample opportunities for outdoor activities.

In conclusion, Malone University offers an exceptional education grounded in Christian principles, providing students with a transformative learning experience. With its robust academic programs, supportive community, and holistic approach to education, Malone University equips students with the knowledge, skills, and values necessary for meaningful careers and lives of purpose. Whether pursuing a degree in business, nursing, education, or any other field, students at Malone University can expect a well-rounded education that prepares them for a successful future.

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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