Students: Resources

Students with disabilities may benefit from these online resources, or by connecting with the other services offered on campus, or in the community that are listed below.

Campus Resources

Athletics and Recreation
(905) 525-9140 ext. 24464

Emergency First Response Team
McMaster University Student Centre, Room 103
(905) 525-9140 ext. 24117

Housing and Conference Services
(905) 525-9140 ext. 24781

Indigenous Student Services
L.R. Wilson Hall, Room 1811
(905) 525-9140 ext. 27426

Equity and Inclusion Office
McMaster University Student Centre, Room 212
(905) 525-9140 ext. 27581

Library Accessibility Services
Mills Memorial Library, Room L212/C
(905) 525-9140 ext. 26058

Parking and Security Services
ET Clarke Centre, Room 102
(905) 525-9140 ext. 24232

Student Financial Aid & Scholarships
Gilmour Hall, Room 120
(905) 525-9140 ext. 24319

Student Success Centre
Gilmore Hall, Room 110
(905) 525-9140 ext. 24254

Student Support and Case Management
(905) 525-9140 ext. 20750

Student Wellness Centre
McMaster University Student Centre, Room B101
(905) 525-9140 ext. 27700

SWHAT (Student Walk Home Attendant Team)
McMaster University Student Centre, Room 226
(905) 525-9140 ext. 27500

Community Resources

Accessibility Directorate of Ontario
601A-777 Bay Street Toronto, ON M7A 2J4
1 (866) 515-2025

Accessible Transportation Services Hamilton
71 Main Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y5
(905) 546-2489

Advocacy Resource Centre for the Handicapped
55 University Ave. Toronto, ON M5J 2H7
(416) 482-8255

Advisory Committee for Persons with Disabilities Hamilton
71 Main Street West Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y5
(905) 546-2489

AODA Alliance

Association on Higher Education and Disability
(704) 947-7779

Canadian Association of College and University Student Services
150 Eglinton Ave. E., Suite 402 Toronto, ON M4P 1E8
(647) 345-1116

Crisis Outreach and Support Team Hamilton
(905) 972-8338

College Committee on Disability Issues

235 Birch Ave. Hamilton, ON L8L 0B7
(905) 529-1717

Inter-University Disability Issues Association

National Educational Association of Disabled Students
1125 Colonel By Drive Carleton University Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6
(613) 380-8065

Ontario Human Rights Commission
180 Dundas St. W. Toronto, ON M7A 2G5
(416) 326-9511

University Policies

The McMaster Senate Code of Student Rights and Responsibilites

The McMaster Senate Policy on Academic Accommodation

The McMaster Senate Policy on Academic Accommodation for Religious, Indigenous and Spiritual Observances

The McMaster Senate Policy on Discrimination and Harassment: Prevention and Response

Legislation and Regulations

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005)

Province of Ontario Integrated Accessibility Regulation

Ontario Human Rights Code (1981)

Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2001)

Online Services Outage July 18th

Online services including: Schedule an in-class test, mid-term or quiz; Book an Appointment; Course Notes etc.; unavailable between 2:15pm and 4pm on Thursday July 18th.

New SAS Site

SAS will be launching a redesigned website by the end of the summer.

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Are you in crisis? You don’t have to deal with it alone—there are people here that can help.

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