Accessibility Services Office

The Office of Accessibility Services works closely with students with documented disabilities who may require reasonable accommodations with regard to academics, housing and medical-related parking.

Are you considering Merrimack and would like to learn about registering for accommodations with the Accessibility Services Office?

Short Video - All About the ASO 

Contact Us

location: McQuade 333
phone: 978-837-5722
fax: 978-837-5473

Important Deadlines

Below is a table that includes an overview of announcements, due dates and suggested dates for completing various forms.

Date Action
March 18 Requests for Housing Accommodations Due for returning students for the 2021-2022 academic year
June 24 Requests for Housing Accommodations Due for incoming students for the 2021-2022 academic year
August 15 Requests for Parking Accommodations due for all students for the 2021-2022 academic year


Mission Statement

The Accessibility Services Office provides access to higher education for students with diagnosed disabilities as defined by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008.

  • We embrace the college’s mission to enlighten minds, engage hearts and empower lives. 
  • Our office serves as an advocate for students.
  • We work closely with the college community to increase campus awareness of disability-related access issues.
  • We develop collaborative relationships on campus and in the community to promote an environment conducive to the completion of higher education degree requirements.