The mission of O.A.S.I.S is to promote the academic success of students with disabilities (SWD) through high-quality educational assistance, faculty and staff seminars, workshops and training, and assistive technology training for all students, faculty, staff and administrators
O.A.S.I.S encompasses the daily function of the O.A.S.I.S office, the AT Lab, and the Counselors-In-Residence (CIR) Program. It reconciles administrative, faculty, staff and students' issues as they pertain to the policies and procedures, rights and responsibilities in compliance with, The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as set forth in the O.A.S.I.S Faculty and Student Resource Guide. O.A.S.I.S adheres to the needs and requests of the University-at-Large and all other pertinent professional organizations, remaining heedful of the University's long-range goals and mission. O.A.S.I.S collaborates with international, national, state and local organizations, institutions and colleges to enhance and promote the educational experience of SWD in higher education. learn more
The O.A.S.I.S serves persons eligible for assistance under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as persons with temporary disabilities acquired as a result of illness or injury. Written documentation from a qualified professional is required before accommodations are implemented.
Assistive Technology Lab
The AT Lab exists to support the enhancement of student outcomes through the delivery of information, training, and technology support utilizing assistive technologies. Services: Educational Aids Training Lab Assistance Educational Videos Assistive Technology Software Adaptive Hardware. learn more