Academic Services

The staff of Disability Resources works with all units at the University to ensure that every student has an equal opportunity to succeed at KU. We provide a variety of services, academic workshops and consultations to assist students at the University of Kansas.

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Accessible Parking

If you are a visitor to KU's Lawrence campus, there are a few things that you should know about the accessible parking available to you.


Accessibility Map

The University of Kansas is continually striving to improve accessibility on campus. The campus accessibility map provides information on accessible parking, ground level or ramp entrance, and accessible restrooms in buildings.


Assistive Technology

The KU campus has 3 computer workstations that have accessibility software installed for students. The locations include the Kansas Union, Watson Library and Anschutz Library.

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Braille Services

Disability Resources provides transcription of course materials into braille for qualified students. The majority of the documents converted are textbooks but a variety of formats are supported. Contact Disability Resources for more information.

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Building Accommodations

Information on barrier-free entrances, wheelchair seating and accessible parking for campus building and events.

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JayLift Paratransit

The JayLift service is operated through KU on Wheels and is available for those with permanent or temporary injuries who cannot easily access the regular accessible KU Bus Route.

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Medical Parking Permit Information

A medical permit is a temporary parking permit for areas that KU faculty, staff or students are not normally eligible to park in, who have a temporary need for closer parking due to a medical condition.


Public Transportation

An easy way to get around is to use KU's bus system. All KU on Wheels buses are lift equipped for wheelchairs, and some buses are low floor.

Campus Organizations

The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, and genetic information in the university’s programs and activities. Retaliation is also prohibited by university policy. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies and are the Title IX coordinators for their respective campuses: Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity & Access,, 1246 West Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS 66045, 785-864-6414, 711 TTY (for the Lawrence, Edwards, Parsons, Yoder, and Topeka campuses); Director, Equal Opportunity Office, Mail Stop 7004, 4330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Fairway, KS 66205, 913-588-8011, 711 TTY (for the Wichita, Salina, and Kansas City, Kansas, medical center campuses).