Visitors

Accessible Basketball

Commencement:

For accessibility concerns related to commencement, visit the KU Commencement website.

Campus Visit:

Planning a visit to the campus to consider becoming a future Jayhawk? Contact the visitors center if you need an accommodation during the visit.

Parking:

If you are coming to the campus and need accessible parking, follow the directions on the parking website for options.

Spencer Museum:

The Spencer Museum of Art offers accommodations for visitors to the museum and other art events they sponsor.

KU Athletics:

The KU Athletics Department works to promote accessibility at their events and has accessibility information available on their website.

Theaters:

The University Theatre offers accommodations to their full scale productions of musicals, dramas, comedies, and operas.

Accommodations are also available at the Lied Center.

Hawk Route:

The Hawk Route provides an accessible route for getting from Sunnyside Avenue to Jayhawk Blvd and back.


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Events
News

Audio description available at The Theater Lawrence, the Lied Center, and Starlight!  See Audio Description services provided by Audio Reader for more details.  

New logo selected for the hawk route and future accessible campus routes from over 40 student design submissions. 

The Kansas Autism Conference will be held March 3 and Johnson County Community College. Register now through March 1

Get information about receiving audio description at home on your television from the American Council for the Blind

Read about the signing of the rule regarding movie captioning and audio description

Disability Studies Seminar at the Hall Center for Humanities on Nov 17

AXIS Dance Company - Changing the face of dance and disability event. 

Audio Description services provided by Audio Reader will be available for various theater and museum events in Lawrence. 

Register now for Audio Description training

Chancellor's message regarding 26th Anniversary of the ADA

Proclamation from the Governor

Proclamation of the 26th anniversary of the ADA will take place at the Lawrence City Hall meeting on July 19th at 5:45.

KU Law Professor Mike Hoeflich's opinion column on disability and accessibility

Disability rights groups march in Topeka in support of federal legislation

U.S. Dept. Of Education Releases NPRM to Improve Equity for Students with Disabilities

EEO Proposes 12% of Federal Agencies Staff Should Be Workers with Disabilities

National Council on Disability Commends Senate Commerce Committee for Hearings on Self-Driving Cars

Testing Accommodations

Building Disability Literacy, One Brick At a Time

A Point of View: Happiness and Disability

CDC Offers New Stats On Disability Prevalence

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