Office of Disability Services

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The Rutgers Office of Disability Services is committed to providing equal educational opportunity for persons with disabilities in accordance with the Nondiscrimination Policy of the University and in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1998, and with the Americans with Disabilities Acts, as Amended in 2008.

With proper documentation of a disability, our office can assist you with:

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Apple Watch Breaking Barriers for Students with Disabilities

Students with autoimmune diseases may face additional barriers in the clinical setting. Their symptoms can be intermittent and could include chronic fatigue, arthritic joint pain, and swelling in their extremities. A number of high- and low-tech solutions can address...

Misophonia: A connection between sounds and emotions?

Misophonia, which literally means “hatred of sounds,” has been in existence for longer than any-one knows, but was first “officially” named by Dr. Pawel J. Jastreboff when he noticed a connection between certain “soft” noises (chewing, tapping, ticking, etc.) and a...