The Academic Success Center

Accessibility Services

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.

Welcome to Accessibility Services

Are you considering Merrimack College? Would you like to learn more about registering for accommodations? We’ve created a captioned Accessibility Services Office video to tell you more about our office. You may access the accessibility services office video at this link. The link opens in a new window on YouTube.

Important Deadlines

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

Date Action
March 1, 2022 Requests for Housing Accommodations are due for returning students for the 2022-2023 academic year.
June 15, 2022 Requests for Housing Accommodations are due for incoming students for the 2022-2023 academic year.
August 1, 2022 Requests for Parking Accommodations are due for all students for the 2022-2023 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.

Contact Us

Location: McQuade 333
Phone: 978-837-5722
Fax: 978-837-5473
Email: accessibilityservices@merrimack.edu