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  • Neurodiverse
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General Information
400 S Orange Ave
South Orange , New Jersey 07079-2697

Disability Resource Office

Disability Support Services
400 South Orange Avenue
Duffy Hall 67
South Orange, New Jersey 7079
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About Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University is a renowned not-for-profit private institution located in South Orange, New Jersey. With a rich history dating back to its founding in 1856, Seton Hall has established itself as a prestigious educational institution, offering a wide range of academic programs and fostering a vibrant learning community.

Situated in the heart of South Orange, Seton Hall University boasts a picturesque campus with stunning views. The university’s commitment to providing a quality education combined with its prime location makes it an attractive choice for students looking to experience the best of both worlds. Offering a unique blend of suburban tranquility and easy access to the bustling city center, students at Seton Hall can enjoy a balance between the academic environment and the cultural offerings of the surrounding area.

As a four-year institution, Seton Hall University provides an array of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs across various disciplines. The university is known for its exceptional schools, including the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Diplomacy and International Relations, and School of Law. These schools offer rigorous academic programs, driven by dedicated faculty who are experts in their fields.

One distinct feature of Seton Hall University is its dedication to fostering a close-knit community. With a relatively small student-to-faculty ratio, students have access to personalized attention and mentorship, creating an environment conducive to academic growth and individual development. The university’s emphasis on experiential learning opportunities, internships, and research collaborations further enhances the academic experience, preparing students for success in their chosen fields.

Beyond academics, Seton Hall University offers a vibrant campus life enriched with numerous extracurricular activities and organizations. Students can engage in a wide range of clubs, sports teams, and cultural organizations, allowing them to pursue their passions outside of the classroom. The university also hosts various cultural events, guest lectures, and performances, contributing to the overall intellectual and cultural growth of the community.

Seton Hall’s location in South Orange provides students with unique opportunities to engage with the surrounding area. South Orange itself is a charming suburban town known for its tree-lined streets, historic architecture, and a thriving arts scene. The downtown area is home to an array of local shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, offering students a vibrant social and cultural community just steps away from campus.

Additionally, Seton Hall University’s proximity to New York City further enhances the university’s appeal. With easy access to the city via public transportation, students can explore the rich cultural and professional opportunities that New York City has to offer. This unparalleled access to one of the world’s most dynamic cities serves as a catalyst for experiential learning, internships, and networking opportunities for Seton Hall students.

In conclusion, Seton Hall University stands as a prestigious private institution, known for its academic excellence, commitment to community, and ideal location. Whether students are looking for a top-notch education, a tight-knit community, or the chance to explore the cultural offerings of South Orange and New York City, Seton Hall University provides a compelling option for those seeking a holistic college experience.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

  • Notetaking Assistance
  • Exam Accomodations
  • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
  • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
  • Scribe Services
  • Qualified Readers
  • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
  • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

    Services Provided

    • Medical leave
    • Residence Hall Accommodations
    • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
    • Priority Enrollment
    • Reduced courseload

      Campus Accessibility

      Accessible Level

      • The library(ies)
      • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
      • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
      • On-Campus Transit
      • Close Off-Campus Transit
      • Student Health Services
      • Mental Health Support Services
      • Institution Online Platforms
      • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
      • Entertainment and Event Facilities
      • Student Housing
      • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

        Services Provided

        • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations
        • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
        • Service and Emotional Support Animals
        • Study Abroad Program Accommodations