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General Information
Montana State University
Bozeman , Montana 59717

Disability Resource Office

Disability Services
174 Strand Union Bldg.
P.O. Box 173960
Bozeman, MT 59717-3960
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About Montana State University

Montana State University, situated in the picturesque town of Bozeman, Montana, is a renowned public university known for its academic excellence and commitment to research and innovation. Founded in 1893, it has evolved into a premier institution offering a wide range of programs, opportunities, and experiences to its diverse student body.

Located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Montana State University takes full advantage of its stunning surroundings, providing a unique learning environment for its students. With its vast outdoor recreational opportunities, including hiking, skiing, fishing, and more, the university attracts individuals with a passion for adventure and exploration. The town of Bozeman itself is also a vibrant and dynamic community, offering a welcoming atmosphere and a wealth of cultural, artistic, and entertainment options.

With a four-year accessibility score of 1, Montana State University is committed to ensuring that higher education is accessible to all. The university takes pride in its inclusive and supportive environment, welcoming students from all backgrounds and walks of life. It offers numerous scholarships, financial aid programs, and support services to assist students in achieving their academic goals.

Montana State University is widely recognized for its exceptional academic programs. It boasts nine academic colleges, including the College of Agriculture, College of Arts and Architecture, Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship, College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Letters and Science, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, and College of Health.

Within these colleges, students can choose from an extensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs, encompassing fields such as engineering, business, computer science, ecology, nursing, education, and many more. The university’s faculty comprises distinguished experts, researchers, and industry professionals who are dedicated to providing students with a top-notch education and mentorship.

Montana State University’s commitment to research and innovation sets it apart. It is classified as a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution, indicating its strong emphasis on cutting-edge research and discovery. The university’s research spans various disciplines, including the sciences, engineering, humanities, agriculture, and health sciences. Students are encouraged to engage in undergraduate research opportunities and collaborate with faculty on groundbreaking projects.

Beyond academics, Montana State University offers a vibrant campus life that nurtures holistic growth and development. With over 250 student organizations, including academic clubs, service groups, cultural societies, and recreational clubs, students have abundant opportunities to explore their interests, develop leadership skills, and build lifelong friendships. The university also boasts a thriving athletic program, competing in the NCAA Division I Big Sky Conference and offering various sports and recreational facilities to cater to the needs of student-athletes and sports enthusiasts.

In conclusion, Montana State University is a prestigious public institution situated in the breathtaking surroundings of Bozeman, Montana. With its commitment to academic excellence, research, and inclusivity, the university provides students with a robust education and a transformative college experience. Whether it be pursuing rigorous academic programs, engaging in groundbreaking research, participating in campus life, or immersing in the stunning natural wonders of Montana, Montana State University offers a wealth of opportunities for individuals seeking a well-rounded and enriching educational journey.

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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