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General Information
3900 University Blvd
Tyler , Texas 75799-6699

Disability Resource Office

Office of Student Accessibility and Resources
University Center Room 3150
3900 University Blvd
Tyler, TX 75799
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About The University of Texas at Tyler

The University of Texas at Tyler is a public university located in Tyler, Texas. Nestled in the heart of East Texas, this institution offers a vibrant and diverse academic environment that attracts students from all walks of life. With a rich history and a commitment to excellence, UT Tyler has established itself as a leading institution for higher education in the region.

As a four-year university, UT Tyler provides students with a comprehensive range of academic programs designed to meet the demands of today’s ever-changing job market. From business and engineering to health sciences and liberal arts, students have a wide array of options to choose from when it comes to pursuing their interests and passions. The university offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs to ensure that students can further their education at any level.

One of the notable features of UT Tyler is its dedication to accessibility and inclusivity. With a score of 1 on the accessibility scale, the university has taken significant strides to ensure that students with disabilities have equal opportunities for education. From wheelchair accessibility to support services, UT Tyler prioritizes creating an environment where every student can thrive and reach their full potential.

Beyond its academic offerings, UT Tyler boasts a stunning campus that provides a picturesque backdrop for the pursuit of knowledge. Situated on over 200 acres, the university offers state-of-the-art facilities and modern classrooms to facilitate interactive learning experiences. The campus is beautifully landscaped, featuring lush green spaces and a tranquil lake, creating a serene atmosphere conducive to studying and personal growth.

Tyler, Texas, the city where UT Tyler is located, is a vibrant and dynamic community that offers an array of cultural and recreational opportunities. Known as the “Rose Capital of America,” Tyler is famous for its stunning rose gardens and annual Rose Festival. The city also hosts numerous art festivals, live music events, and culinary experiences that enrich the cultural fabric of the area. Additionally, Tyler offers a range of outdoor activities, including hiking and biking trails, lakes, and parks, making it an ideal place for nature enthusiasts.

UT Tyler is not only committed to academic excellence but also places a strong emphasis on community engagement and service. Through various outreach programs and partnerships with local organizations, students are encouraged to contribute to the betterment of society and develop a sense of social responsibility.

Overall, the University of Texas at Tyler stands as an institution that provides students with a high-quality education, a supportive and inclusive environment, and numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth. Whether you are interested in pursuing a specific field of study or seeking a well-rounded college experience, UT Tyler offers the tools and resources necessary to achieve your goals. With its idyllic campus, commitment to accessibility, and its close proximity to the thriving community of Tyler, this university provides a unique and enriching educational experience for all who choose to be a part of it.

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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