Housing Accommodations

The University of Mary Washington (UMW) is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its housing policies and practices where necessary for UMW students with disabilities to use and enjoy UMW housing, in accordance with the Fair Housing Act (FHA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974. UMW recognizes that students with disabilities may require (an) accommodation(s) to fully participate in the residential component of their experience at UMW. These guidelines provide information on the process to request special housing accommodations, and may be updated as needed.

In Need of Housing Accommodations?

Please review the Housing Accommodation Request Process

New to requesting Housing Accommodations? Not a problem…

Complete the Housing Accommodation Request Form and upload your completed form to the Registration Form.

Special Note: Registration form can only be completed once.

Requesting Approved Housing Accommodations

Upload Part Two of your housing request to your Accommodate Portal.

Special Note for current ODR students: If you need to submit additional documentation, please do so through your accommodate portal. We are requesting that you scan all documentation into PDF format when submitting it. Scanners are available in the Library or HCC, or you can download the free Adobe Scan app to your iPhone or Android smartphone. Instructions for using Adobe Scan App.