The University of Florida, under the guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, section 504, is required to make reasonable accommodations to the known physical and mental limitations of otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities. The University has two separate offices that will assist individuals with disabilities. This website will direct students, staff, faculty and visitors to the appropriate office by clicking onto the links above (Students, Employees and Visitors).
Telephone Contact Information
For persons with hearing or speech related disabilities, when trying to access an office on campus that does not list a TDD/TTY number contact the Florida Relay Service at (800) 955-8771(TDD) or 711 (V/TDD).
Access to Activities and Special Events
If you require any type of an accommodation for an event sponsored by the University of Florida accommodation requests must be made at least 72 hours in advance of the function. To arrange for accommodations contact the agency sponsoring the event. For assistance contact the UF ADA Office (352) 392-1591 or 711(TDD/TTY).
UF has a strong commitment to facilitate the use of our Web pages by people with disabilities. We produce industry recognized, standards-based designs which are accessible to a range of text readers. Many of the sites at UF use these designs and we are actively moving to full implementation.
Even when a plan is in place to ensure that UF’s web pages are accessible there are times when a particular webpage may not be fully accessible to individuals using screen reading software and hardware and to ensure that UF’s webpages are accessible the Lift Transcoder software tool allows a user to translate any Web page into a text-only version. To use the Lift Transcoder follow directions below: