Disability and Access Services

The Disability and Access Services Office (formerly the offices of Student Disability Services [SDS] and Assistive Technology Information Center [ATIC]) enables an accessible MIT experience by ensuring access for qualified students with disabilities and by consulting on digital accessibility, assistive technology, and user experience.

Disability and Access Services is responsible for coordinating the Institute's efforts to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act of 2008, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Disability and Access Services provides qualified students with disabilities equal access to all Institute programs, activities, and services. This office oversees the determination of reasonable accommodations, and the coordination of services such as communication access, accessible course materials, and assistive technologies.

The office is located in 5-104 and can be reached by phone at 617-253-1674. The accessibility, usability, and assistive technology team is located in 7-143 and can be reached at 617-253-5111.