Facts and Features

The University of New England strives to advance the quality of human life and to promote respect for individual differences. The University of New England is committed to the goal of equal opportunity and full participation for individuals with disabilities.

Consistent with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Amendments Act of 2008, and the Maine Human Rights Act, the University of New England ensures that no "qualified individual with a disability" will be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination solely on the basis of a disability under any program or activity offered by the University. 

The Student Access Center exists to provide the qualified student with a disability, equivalent access to, and equal opportunity in the educational environment. Inquiries should be made to the Student Access Center at (207) 221-4418.