By Cristina Restrepo in Disability Services

Gateway Community College Uses Accommodate to Better Serve Students with Disabilities

Situation The office of Student Accessibility Services at Gateway Community College was running on a paper-based system to manage student accommodation requests. Staff members often struggled to locate records and communicate student information to other department and campus employees. In-office traffic was also an issue, as students had to come in to request or make […]


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By Cristina Restrepo in Disability Services

Western Connecticut State University Modernizes the Accommodation Request Process

Western Connecticut State University was using an entirely paper-based system to manage student accommodation requests. The process in place required staff members to pass student files around the office and hand-write case notes directly into the file. While the office had an Excel file documenting student accommodations, student contact-tracking was done by hand in a […]


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By Cristina Restrepo in Disability Services

Pepperdine University Disability Services Uses Accommodate to Simplify Student Experience

Pepperdine University Disability Services (now known as Office of Student Accessibility) was seeking a way to effectively manage student accommodation requests. Their registration process required students to complete various paper forms, which were organized in file cabinets. This process was time-consuming and it delayed the ease with which students received accommodations. It also lacked efficiency, […]


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By Cristina Restrepo in Disability Services

Accommodate Helps Ohio University Reduce Student Traffic and Streamline Accessibility Services Across Multiple Campuses

Ohio University’s Student Accessibility Services (SAS) office was using an Excel spreadsheet to track students who registered with their office. Students had to complete multiple forms that could only be accessed in the office during regular business hours. In-office traffic became a big problem, and the amount of paperwork required per student made it nearly […]


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