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Accommodations, Accessibility, Assistance

Have a problem with Facility Accessibility let us helpThe Disability Management System (DMS) provides leadership to the University and University Health System efforts to ensure an accessible, hospitable working and learning environment for people with disabilities while ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations. We serve as a centralized clearinghouse on disability-related information, procedures and services.

For new students (who are NOT already registered with SDAO) and visitors requesting accommodations visit Tutorial videos are located on the left tab under Videos.

For students who are already registered with SDAO and requesting a new accommodation please visit

For employees requesting accommodations please visit Employment and Public Accommodations tab located on the left.


Where to Park for Performances at Duke's Baldwin Auditorium
Coming to Duke's East Campus to see a performance at Baldwin Auditorium? Visitors have many options of where to park. Use this video to find the ideal parking lots to use and get tips on how best to get to Baldwin. All parking options are a short walk away, including accessible parking.

Phone Captioning for Employees with Impaired Hearing, an article about getting confidential captioning on Duke's Cisco phones.

Leveling the Playing Field, an article from Working@Duke about Duke's Disability Management System. 



Last day to request a Note-taker is May 28, 2014 for SUM I 2014 semester.

•UNDERGRADUATES: The deadline for requesting accommodations for final exams is June 2, 2014. All documentation must also be received by June 2, 2014, otherwise, accommodations will not be implemented until Sum II 2014 term.

•GRADUATES: The deadline for requesting accommodations for final exams is October 31, 2014. All documentation must also be received by October 31, 2014, otherwise, accommodations will not be implemented until Spring 2015 term.

Duke PhD student pedals past disabilities


Disability Management System takes communication very seriously at Duke University. We now offer a new feature for employees experiencing difficulties hearing on the phone. It's secure, descreet and confidential.

Like closed captions for television, ClearCaptions™ provides streaming captions for your phone calls. When you make or receive a phone a call, captions of what the other party says displays on the screen of your Cisco phone.

Here is a short video to view

To immediately enroll, please visit Your information will be kept confidential.

Duke's Men's and Women's Lacrosse 2014 Game Day information can be found at

A to Z Game Day guides from Duke Athletics Department. 

Alert Notices from the Facilities Management Department.

Shutdowns listed by Medical Center Engineering & Operations.

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