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General Information
23 Romoda Drive
Canton , New York 13617

Disability Resource Office

Student Accessiblity Services
23 Romoda Drive, Madill Hall Room 117
Canton, New York 13617
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About St Lawrence University

Located in Canton, New York, St. Lawrence University is a prestigious private university with a strong emphasis on liberal arts education. Founded in 1856, St. Lawrence University has a rich history of providing students with a high-quality education and a vibrant campus community.

As a not-for-profit institution, St. Lawrence University is committed to providing an affordable education that is accessible to a diverse range of students. The university offers a wide range of undergraduate programs, including majors in the humanities, social sciences, fine arts, natural sciences, and business. St. Lawrence also offers several interdisciplinary programs that allow students to explore their interests across multiple academic disciplines.

One of the distinguishing features of St. Lawrence University is its commitment to experiential learning. The university strongly believes in the value of hands-on experiences and encourages students to take advantage of internships, research opportunities, and study abroad programs. These opportunities allow students to apply the knowledge and skills they have gained in the classroom to the real world, enhancing their education and preparing them for future success.

On campus, students at St. Lawrence University enjoy a tight-knit and inclusive community. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, students have the opportunity to work closely with professors who are dedicated to their success. The university also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, clubs, and organizations, allowing students to pursue their passions and develop leadership skills outside of the classroom.

Beyond the campus boundaries, Canton, New York provides a picturesque backdrop for St. Lawrence University. Nestled in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, Canton offers stunning natural beauty and a vibrant community. Outdoor enthusiasts can take advantage of nearby hiking trails, skiing slopes, and waterways, while those more inclined towards cultural pursuits can enjoy art galleries, theaters, and local festivals.

Additionally, Canton is located within driving distance of several major cities, including Montreal and Ottawa in Canada, as well as bustling cities like Syracuse and Albany in New York State. This prime location provides students with access to a wide range of opportunities for internships, networking, and cultural experiences.

St. Lawrence University is also known for its commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship. The campus features numerous LEED-certified buildings, renewable energy initiatives, and a robust recycling program. The university values ecological responsibility and strives to educate students about the importance of sustainable practices.

In summary, St. Lawrence University is a highly respected private institution known for its commitment to liberal arts education, experiential learning, and sustainability. With its beautiful campus in Canton, New York, and its strong sense of community, St. Lawrence offers students a rich and rewarding academic experience. Whether pursuing a degree in the sciences, humanities, or arts, students at St. Lawrence University are provided with a supportive environment that encourages personal and intellectual growth.

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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.)
  • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
  • Scribe Services
  • Qualified Readers
  • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

    Services Provided

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

      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
      • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)
      • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
      • Entertainment and Event Facilities
      • On-Campus Transit
      • Close Off-Campus Transit
      • Student Housing

        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