University of Maryland Global Campus recognizes students on the merits of their abilities rather than their disabilities.
At UMGC, our primary goal is commitment to our students' success and maintenance of an educational partnership between students, faculty, staff, and administration.
Accessibility Services recognizes that disability reflects diverse characteristics and experiences and is an aspect of diversity integral to society and the university experience. In alignment with the university's core goals, the mission of Accessibility Services is to coordinate support services that provide equal opportunity for students to participate in all aspects of the educational environment. Through our initiatives, students can participate in UMGC's programs and services while adhering to the university's academic standards.
In advancing this mission, Accessibility Services seeks to provide the best accommodations and services possible to qualified students in the following ways: