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General Information
One North Grand Blvd
Saint Louis , Missouri 63103-2097

Disability Resource Office

Office of Disability Services
Busch Student Center, Suite 331
One North Grand Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63103-2097
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About Saint Louis University

Situated in the heart of Saint Louis, Missouri, Saint Louis University (SLU) is a prestigious not-for-profit private university that has established itself as a leading institution of higher education. With a rich history dating back to 1818, SLU has consistently provided students with exceptional academic experiences and a nurturing environment to thrive in.

SLU’s campus is nestled within the vibrant city of Saint Louis, which offers a unique blend of historical charm and modern amenities. With a population of over 300,000, Saint Louis provides an abundance of cultural, recreational, and professional opportunities for students. From world-class museums and attractions, such as the famous Gateway Arch and the Saint Louis Art Museum, to a thriving music and food scene, students at SLU have plenty to explore beyond the confines of their classrooms.

At SLU, students can choose from a wide array of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines. The university’s academic offerings span through nine colleges and schools, including the College of Arts and Sciences, the Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business, the School of Education, and the School of Medicine. This diverse range of departments ensures that SLU students have ample opportunities to pursue their academic interests and achieve their career aspirations.

SLU stands out for its commitment to providing a holistic education that combines academic rigor with a strong sense of service. The university prides itself on its Jesuit heritage, which emphasizes the importance of social justice, ethical leadership, and community engagement. SLU students are encouraged to actively participate in service-learning programs, community outreach, and volunteer work, both locally and globally. This dedication to service not only enriches students’ experiences but also shapes them into compassionate and socially responsible individuals.

In addition to its academic excellence, SLU boasts state-of-the-art facilities and resources that enhance the learning environment. Students have access to modern classrooms, research laboratories, and libraries equipped with the latest technology and resources. The university also offers a vibrant campus life with numerous student organizations, clubs, and athletic teams. SLU’s Division I athletics program, known as the Billikens, competes in the Atlantic 10 Conference, providing students with the opportunity to support their teams and participate in the excitement of collegiate sports.

Moreover, SLU’s commitment to accessibility is reflected in its efforts to create an inclusive campus environment. The university offers supports systems and resources for students with disabilities to ensure equal access to education and campus life. By embodying the values of diversity and inclusion, SLU seeks to foster an enriching and supportive community where all students have the opportunity to thrive.

In conclusion, Saint Louis University stands as a prestigious and diverse institution of higher education situated in the vibrant city of Saint Louis, Missouri. With its comprehensive academic offerings, commitment to service, and a nurturing campus environment, SLU provides students with the tools and experiences necessary for personal growth, intellectual development, and future success. As a part of the Saint Louis community, SLU continues to shape and inspire the leaders of tomorrow.

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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