Prospective Student Information


We are pleased that you are considering the University of Kansas (KU) as one of your college choices. Selecting a college with appropriate support services that meet your needs will be an important factor in your decision. At KU, the mission of Academic Achievement and Access Center (AAAC) is to facilitate appropriate resources, services and auxiliary aids to allow each qualified student with a disability to equitably access educational, social, and career opportunities at KU.

Components of AAAC include staff program coordinators/ specialists with expertise in the areas of Learning Disabilities/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders, Physical Disabilities, Psychological, Deafness & Hard of Hearing and Blindness & Visual Impairment. While the staff will diligently strive to make each student's experience at KU an enriching one, it is the responsibility of each student to maintain contact with AAAC and inform us of his/her needs. AAAC is just one of the many resources available to students at KU. Qualified students are encouraged to utilize services available throughout the campus (e.g., Academic Achievement and Access Center, Writing Center, Math Lab), as well as services through our office.

Determine Eligibility Requirements

In order to be eligible for AAAC services a student must:

Schedule a Visit with Academic Achievement and Access Center

To schedule a visit regarding services and related disability consultation, please schedule an appointment as far ahead as possible by calling Academic Achievement and Access Center at 785-864-2620.

Your Next Steps

After Being Admitted To KU, What Should Students Do?

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).