Accommodations for Students with Medical/Physical Conditions

Medical & Disability Accommodations

A number of housing units are designed to be accessible and accommodate students with disabilities.  Students who wish to request special housing consideration, based on a disability, must contact the Disability Resource Center in the Dean of Students Office.  Specific medical documentation will be required from your physician to support the request.  For additional information on housing accommodations, please contact the Disability Resource Center at accessUF@dso.ufl.edu.

Blind or Visually Impaired

  • Service animals
    • Student must notify HRE in writing at least 30 days prior to move-in date that service animal is coming with student.
    • Service animal must be properly trained and vaccinated.
    • Student is responsible for animal’s care including grooming and clean-up.
    • Student must complete a Residence Hall Service Animal Policy agreement.
    • In addition, you must fill out the Animal Intake Form.

Other

  • Assistance animals
    • Student must notify HRE in writing at least 30 days prior to move-in date that service animal is coming with student.
    • Service animal must be properly trained and vaccinated.
    • Student is responsible for animal’s care including grooming and clean-up.
    • Student must complete a Residence Hall Assistance Animal Policy agreement.
    • In addition, you must fill out the Animal Intake Form.