Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Policy:  Valdosta State University is governed by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia, which specifically prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability.  Valdosta State University is committed to complying with the goals and objective of the Americans with Disabilities act.  Persons needing accommodations should contact the director of Social Equity.
 
Procedure:  An employee may request an accommodation by picking up the ADA forms from the Office of Social Equity or printing them from this website.  The forms must be returned to the Office of Social Equity as soon as possible.  Upon receiving the forms, the director will then contact the appropriate dean/director and work through the process.  Human Resources and Employee Development will serve in a consulting role for all employment related issues and the Access Office will serve as a consultant for material and resource related information.  Resolution will involve all parties, with the director of Social Equity guiding the process.
ADA Procedures