The Disability Services Office provides equal access by determining reasonable accommodations for students and partnering with campus communities to remove barriers, promote diversity, implement universal design and strive for inclusion for all.

Disability Services (DS) is an appointment-based service.

Students who have already had an intake appointment and are fully registered with Disability Services - Login onto Accommodate to book an appointment.
Students who have not yet completed all steps of the Registration Process - You can only book an appointment with Disability Services once the required documentation has been approved and received an email requesting you to book an appointment. Please see the link to the registration process below.

Important Student Updates

  1. 2023 Intakes: Registration for students taking Summer and Fall 2023 classes is open. Please follow the Registration Process or contact our office for more information.
  2. Accommodations Requests: Students who are already registered with Disability Services and are planning on using their Accommodations during Fall 2023 Semester will be able to submit their accommodations request a week before Fall 2023 classes begin.
  3. Testing Center: Students who need to schedule a make-up exam for the past semester, please contact the Testing Center directly as they will need to do this manually. For any other testing needs, please follow the guidelines on the Testing Center website.

New to UMass Lowell (UML)?

Want more information about the Disability Services Office?

Please complete the Disability Services Office - Prospective / Admitted Students More Information Form. We will reach out to you personally.

  • Dec. 3 is International Day of Persons with Disabilities. To recognize this day, and the importance of reducing disability stigma, Disability Services has created a 5-minute video highlighting interviews with River Hawk students who identify as a person with a disability.