Accommodating Persons With Disabilities Policy

 

Effective: June 9, 2009

Western is committed to supporting employees and job applicants with disabilities.  Those in need of an accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or employment process are encouraged to utilize the information below.  Those needing an accommodation to participate in a WWU sponsored public event are to contact the Equal Opportunity Office.  Students needing an accommodation for academic purposes are to contact Disability Resources for Students

 

Documents

POLICYS            Accommodating Persons with Disabilities --                           POL-U1600.03

 

PROCEDURE       Requesting an Employee Disability Accommodation                  PRO-U1600.03A

PROCEDURE       Requesting a Reasonable Accommodation -Job Applicants-       PRO-U1600.03B

PROCEDURE       Requesting Classroom Accommodation by Faculty                   PRO-U1600.03C

 

FORMS              Reasonable Accommodation Request Form                             FRM-U1600.03A

FORMS              Medical Certification for Reasonable Accommodations              FRM-U1600.03B

 

Related Resources

Taking Family or Medical Leave Policy

Human Rights Commission - State

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Federal

WWU Equal Opportunity Office

 

Applicable Laws

Washington Law Against Discrimination

Americans With Disabilities Act - Federal

 

Questions

Mika Greathouse

Disability Administrator

Ph: 360.650.3771

Confidential Fax: 360.788.0071

 

Page Updated 11.08.2013