The ESDS staff work a hybrid schedule with at least one staff members will be available on campus each weekday.  You may contact ESDS regarding any questions or concerns by contacting the office by phone (410-706-5889) or email at disabilityservices@umaryland.edu. Please check https://www.umaryland.edu/coronavirus/ for updates from the University. We will update you on changes to ESDS operations after receiving additional guidance from the University.


The Office of Educational Support and Disability Services (ESDS) coordinates services to assist students with disabilities in obtaining reasonable accommodations through an interactive process involving the student and the school.

REMINDERS:

Students Requesting Fall 2022 Academic Accommodations: Submit Request

Student Note Takers:  Submit your Fall 2022 Schedule

ESDS office will be closed on the following day(s):

Monday, September 5th- Labor Day

Thursday, November 24th- Thanksgiving Day

Friday, November 25th- American Indian Heritage Day

December 26th- January 2nd- Winter Break

 

What is Coaching?

Coaching assists individuals in their personal and professional growth through the development of realistic and relevant goals.  

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Upcoming Events

We have many events over the course of the academic year to assist with time management and disability awareness.

SEE LIST OF EVENTS

 

Police/Emergency Communication For Deaf/Hard of Hearing Students

Police emergency center - TTD/TTY number is 410-706-3416.

Deaf Addiction Services at Maryland Department of Psychiatry, Public Safety offers the deaf community a tool to contact the police using their face-2-face app on their phone (apps such as P3 Mobile, ntouch, Convo) to contact an Interpreter to then contact 410-706-3333 which is UP Public Safety emergency line. 

An email address is police@umaryland.edu to communicate to the police dispatchers.