Students: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Current Students

Overview

This section includes commonly asked questions that students have regarding academic accommodations and support provided by Student Accessibility Support (SAS). 

Requesting accommodations

This section includes guidance on how to request academic accommodations through Student Accessibility Support (SAS) and the documentation required. 

Utilizing Accommodations

This section includes guidance on how to notify instructors, utilizing your accommodations in class and for final exams.

Non-academic accommodations

This section includes information about non-academic accommodations and their processes available at Brandeis.

Student Accessibility Support helps students acquire academic accommodations, but there are different processes for housingdietary, and parking accommodations, as well as requesting to use the Accessible Transport Van. If you require these other types of accommodations, it is important that you familiarize yourself with these different processes.

For pregnancy or religious accommodations, please email the Office of Equal Opportunity, oeo@brandeis.edu.

Other campus resources

This section includes information about other supports, the grievance process, and other accessibility reporting systems.  We also encourage you to check out our Accessibility Resources webpage for a list of SAS related resources that we have compiled together in one place.

 

Prospective Students

The following section is guidance for prospective students on required documentation and accommodations available at Brandeis.