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, 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).