Disability Services

About Disability Services

Disability Services has continual enrollment and can provide accommodations at any point in a student’s academic career.

 

Eligibility

Disability Services proudly serves individuals with physical, learning, and psychological disabilities. Specifically, Disability Services assists people with the following:

  • Allergy-related
  • Anxiety
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Blind/low vision
  • Deaf/hard of hearing
  • Depression
  • Learning disabilities
  • Medical-related
  • Mobility issues
  • Neurological impairments
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Speech and language impairments
  • Temporary disabilities (e.g. broken bones, concussions)

 

Services

Sample academic accommodations:

  • Extended time on tests/assignments
  • Interpreting services
  • Note-taking services
  • Reduced course-load

 

Other accommodations:

  • Foreign language exemptions
  • Housing-related
  • Quantitative reasoning exemptions

 

Confidentiality

Any documentation from healthcare providers or students will be kept confidential and only the staff of Disability Services have the access to the documentation. A designated Mason Korea employee may access the documentation in case translation is needed. Students will be given a chance to provide permission to the staff of Disability Services to release academic accommodations and disability-related information to other campus departments and individuals on an as-needed basis.

 

Register for Services

Contact Jiye Chang, Director of Academic Affairs, who will connect you with Disability Services on the Fairfax campus.

Disability Services Flyer

 

CampusMason Korea CampusFairfax Campus
Point of ContactJiye Chang
Director of Academic Affairs
Disability Services
Student Union Building 1 (SUB 1)
Suite 2500, MSN 5C9
Contact InformationPhone: +82-32-626-5005
Fax: +82-32-626-5400
Email: jchang22@gmu.edu
Hours: M-F, 9am-5pm
Phone: 703-993-2474
Fax: 703-993-4306
Website: ds.gmu.edu
Email: ods@gmu.edu

 

Visit http://ds.gmu.edu for more information