Grievance Procedures for Students


*Applies to students registered with Disability Resources

Any complaints concerning services provided by the office of Disability Resources (DR) should first be given in written form to the Director of the office. The Director of DR will respond within ten days to the complaint. If the complaint is not resolved at this level, or if the complaint includes the Director of DR, the student should follow the grievance procedures listed for the office of the Vice Provost for Student Success. The Vice Provost of Student Success grievance procedures can be viewed online at:

KU Student Handbook under the section titled "Appeals/Grievances"

If the complaint is perceived by any of the above administrators as a matter of discrimination based on disability, the complaint will be referred to the Equal Opportunity Office.

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, retaliation, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University’s programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies and is the University’s Title IX Coordinator: the Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access,, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785)864-6414, 711 TTY.