Public Accommodation Request

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Student Information

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This must be your Tufts numerical student ID.
Please use your university issued email address.
Where do you live?Required

Are you a Tufts student athlete?
Are you a protected veteran?
Are you an international student?

Academic Information

Is this your first semester at Tufts?Required
Are you a transfer student?
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Are you a full-time or part-time student?

Degree Program LevelRequired

If you are not enrolled in a Summer program, please skip this question.
What is your anticipated year of graduation?Required
Confidentiality Notice

As you complete this form, please be aware that as university officials, Student Accessibility and Academic Resource (StAAR) Center staff are mandated reporters.

This means that if a student self-discloses experiences related to sexual misconduct, relationship violence, and/or harassment, that they are required to connect that student to support resources in the Tufts Office of Equal Opportunity. Next steps after this referral are completely in the hands of the student. For questions, please contact the StAAR Center at 617-627-4539 or

Disability Information

Disabilities we work with include:

  • Hearing, vision, speech, or mobility impairments
  • Learning disabilities
  • Serious medical or mental health conditions
  • Temporary conditions such as injuries or broken bones
Is your disability

When was your disability initially diagnosed? (approximate)
Have you given StAAR your clinical documentation?

Students need to provide clinical documentation to accompany their request. For more information, visit our website

Please upload supporting documentation.

Students need to provide clinical documentation to accompany their request. For more information, visit our website

Accommodation Information

StAAR provides accommodations in both academic and non-academic (such as housing, dining, or transportation) spaces. Please include information about both academic and non-academic accommodations on the same form, if applicable.

Appointment/Follow-Up Information

Confidentiality and Disclosure of Information

Please read the following:Required

1. All information maintained by the StAAR Center is part of a student’s educational record and as such protected by the Federal Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA).

2. Students wishing to waive their FERPA rights and allow information in their educational record to be shared with someone other than themselves must fill out and sign a FERPA release.

3. Documentation pertaining to a student’s diagnosis (including, but not limited to, diagnostic evaluations, IEPs/504 plans, medical records, etc.) should only be submitted to the StAAR Center.

4. The StAAR Center office strongly advises students to keep a copy of their documentation.

5. Registration with the StAAR Center and/or the use of accommodations does not appear on student’s transcripts from the university.

6. Disclosure to the StAAR Center does not constitute disclosure to other offices, services, or professionals at Tufts University.

7. In order to use academic accommodations in a course, a student must disclose their accommodations approved by the StAAR Center to the Faculty member of record for that course.

8. Information is only shared with other professionals at Tufts University to facilitate the provision of accommodations when necessary and/or if questions arise.

9. Information pertaining to a student’s diagnosis will not be shared with other professionals at Tufts University without written consent from the student.

10. Students requesting release of information must fill out and sign a consent form.

11. When a student has graduated or is no longer a student at Tufts University, the student’s file is archived.

Please reach out to the StAAR Center at 617-627-4539 or with any questions or concerns.