Compliance and Disability Services

Hampton University is committed to a policy of ensuring that no otherwise qualified individual with a disability is excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination in University programs or activities due to his or her disability. The University is fully committed to complying with all requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504) and to providing equal educational opportunities to otherwise qualified students and employees with disabilities.

The Office of the Director of Compliance and Disability Services provides and coordinates accommodations, support services and auxiliary aids for qualified students with disabilities and qualified employees with disabilities. Any member of the campus community in need of disability services should contact the Office of the Director of Compliance and Disability Services, located in room 210 of the Wigwam Building or call 757.727.5493.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Hampton University adheres to the principle of equal education and employment opportunity and does not discriminate on the basis of disability. This policy extends to all students and employees and applicants for admission and/or employment. Further, it extends to all programs and activities supported by the University; including the Undergraduate College, College of Continuing Education, College of Virginia Beach and the Graduate College.

I am M.E.

I am M.E. (Mastering Education) is a resource group and mentorship program created for students with registered disabilities. Our purpose is to provide a positive network for students, promote self-advocacy, and offer educational and career resources.

Resources for Faculty/Staff

Documentation must be submitted to the office of the Director of Compliance and Disability Services to support the request. Decisions are made on a case by case basis.