Office of Disability Services

The Office of Disability Services (ODS) is the primary office at Villanova University with specialized knowledge and experience in physical disability issues. ODS also advises faculty on the policies and procedures relevant to students with disabilities and acts as a general information and referral service on disability issues.

Students with identified disabilities have been admitted into Villanova University by the same criteria as other students and they have met the same rigorous standards for admission.

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Meet Our Staff

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Responsibilities

Students, faculty and the Office of Disability Services (ODS) have responsibilities to help provide appropriate services and accommodations. 

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LEVEL

LEVEL is a student organization formed to bridge the gap between students with various abilities and disabilities. Consider joining for great experiences!

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Awards & Recognitions

Disability Services Staff and Students have won numerous awards recognizing innovations and acheivements in disability awareness on campus and in the community.

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CONTACT US

Office of Disability Services
Villanova University
Connelly Center, 2nd Floor
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Fax:     610.519.6524

Stephen McWilliams
Phone:
610.519.4095
stephen.mcwilliams@villanova.edu

Gregory Hannah
Phone:
 610.519.3209
gregory.hannah@villanova.edu

ADDITIONAL RESOURCE

Learning Support Services
Learning Commons in Falvey, 2nd Floor, 610-519-5176

The Office of Learning Support Services, in conjunction with faculty, provides reasonable academic accommodations for students with disabilities.  Students with learning disabilities, other neurologically based disorders, and those disabled by chronic illnesses requesting assistance with academic concerns and/or accommodations should contact the office.  Students with concerns about specific learning difficulties and strategies are welcome.  

 


LEVEL

ESPN's Tom Rinaldi profiles Villanova mens and womens basketball teams' two student managers who have cerebral palsy.

Award Winning Documentary

COMING OFF THE DL poster

The JIMMY Medal was awarded to Nick Gaynor and Frank Kineavy for “Coming off the DL”, a short documentary by Steve McWilliams and John O'Leary's Social Justice Documentary Film Class about Villanova University students who are changing the way people see ability.

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