Students with Disabilities

Penn State welcomes students with disabilities into the University's educational programs.

If this is your first time contacting our disability services team and you have a disability-related need for reasonable academic adjustments, please contact us so we can assist you.

If you have already contacted our disability services team and would like to request accommodations, please:

  1. Review the accommodation documentation guidelines.
  2. Request textbooks in an alternative format.
  3. Complete the release of information form.
  4. Complete the Rights and Responsibilities of Students Registered with Student Disability Resources at Penn State University form.
  5. Complete Student Disability Resources Intake form.

Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Every spring (from January 15 through April 30), Penn State’s Office for Disability Services accepts applications for scholarships.