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Auxiliary Aids and Services

Purdue University shall furnish appropriate Auxiliary Aids and Services as mandated by law to afford a student with a disability an equal opportunity to participate in, and enjoy the benefits of, a service, program, or activity conducted by the university.

Purdue strives to provide Auxiliary Aids and Services in a timely manner, and to provide the aids and/or services that are most effective in providing equal access to students with disabilities education program or activity.

Auxiliary Aids and Services are provided at no cost to the student.  Auxiliary Aids and Services do not include personal aids or services.

Examples of Various Types of Auxiliary Aids and Services Purdue University provides

Note takers, Interpreters, CART/Typewell, Captions, E-Text, Tactile Graphics, Braille, Readers, Scribes and Accommodated Testing.

Requesting Auxiliary Aids and Services

Students seeking to receive Auxiliary Aids and Services must be registered with the Disability Resource Center (DRC).

Students must meet or contact their Accommodation Specialist and discuss their accommodation needs.  The Accommodation Specialist will assist in determining the auxiliary aids and services that will be most effective in addressing the disability related access concern.

The student will complete a request for services form and provide this form and their class schedule to the Service Provider Coordinator.  You may email the completed request form to drc@purdue.edu or bring it to the DRC located at Young Hall 8th floor, Room 830 during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Other Disability Related Resource can be found here:  https://www.purdue.edu/disabilityresources

Grievance Procedures: Grievance procedures


If you have questions or concerns please contact the DRC at 765.494.1247 or by email drc@purdue.edu