Student Resources

About the Offices of Disability Services

At every Rutgers University campus or location there is an Office of Disability Services (ODS) to provide reasonable accommodations and services for…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Barrier Buster Information

Barrier Busters are resources at the University that help eliminate barriers to a full Rutgers experience. 

FACILITIES

If you experience any of the following barriers, please contact Facilities for support:

Audience

Students

Confidentiality and Release of Information

The Office for Disability Services (ODS) is committed to ensuring that all information regarding a student is maintained confidentially as required or permitted by law. Any information collected is used for the benefit of the student. This…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Considering Rutgers?

Future Student Overview

Students with disabilities should be aware of the changes in their rights and responsibilities as they leave high school and enter college as well as the rights and responsibilities of the university. Here are some…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Documentation Guidelines for a Learning Disability

Every report submitted to the Office of Disability Services (ODS) for learning disability documentation must meet the ODS 

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Documentation Guidelines for a Medical Condition

For any disability or condition which impacts physical well-being, such as, but not limited to: impaired vision, impaired hearing, impaired mobility, diabetes, Crohn’s Disease, etc., the student is required to provide documentation of the…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Documentation Principles and Guidelines

Documentation Principles
  • The Office of Disability Services uses a combination of information to determine eligibility and reasonable accommodations. Documentation of a specific disability does not translate directly into a specific…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Evaluations at The Graduate School for Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)

Rutgers students who suspect they may have the following conditions and may need documentation for academic accommodations for:
  • Learning Disabilities
  • ADHD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)/Concussion/Post-Concussion…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

General Documentation Guidelines

The guidelines for documentation below are recommended for Rutgers University to enhance consistency and provide students, parents and professionals with the information needed to assist students in establishing eligibility for services and…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

High School & Transition

Differences Between High School and College for Students with Disabilities APPLICABLE LAWS HIGH SCHOOL
      COLLEGE
 
  • I.D.E.A. (Individuals…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Informal Resolution & Grievance Process

Overview of the Informal Resolution Process

Rutgers University has adopted this Informal Resolution Process for students with disabilities enrolled at Rutgers University as one of the means to provide for prompt and equitable resolutions to…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students

Offices of Disability Services Operating Status

Operating Status

Rutgers-New Brunswick - Staff members are working remotely. The offices in Lucy Stone Hall will be closed until further notice. You can contact us by …

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Students, Visitors

Technology Information for Online Courses

Taking Online Classes for Students with Disabilities 

We appreciate your flexibility during this novel and challenging time, and recognize that this may be the first time some of you are participating in online courses. We have developed…

Campus

New Brunswick, Off Campus Locations, RBHS, Newark, Camden

Audience

Faculty, Students