Accessibility Information for Visitors
Travelling as a person with a disability requires a lot of planning and organization. Whether you are coming to Queen's University for a visit, tour, Homecoming, or a convocation ceremony many resources are available to assist you make accessible arrangements for your visit to Queen's.
Access Champions is a volunteer staffed organization that strives to equalize opportunities at Queen’s University. Our service is open to anyone who experiences challenges or barriers on Queen’s Campus: you tell us how we can help you. Our services include guided tours, event support, and connecting people to other services and groups on campus.
Here are a few examples:
- Assisting someone in finding a good route from one place to another on campus.
- Attending an event with a person who sometimes experiences social anxiety.
- Guiding a community member living with a mobility disability to a guest lecture.
- Helping a prospective student become familiar with disability services.
We find solutions to barriers, one person at a time. We respect the dignity of all people, and work to support equatable access to services and spaces. We work in partnership with the Accessibility Hub.
Would you like to:
- Book an appointment with an access champion?
- Volunteer with access champions?
- Give us feedback about our services?
- Contact us? Email email@example.com
Weekly guided tours are available for the Queen's Campus and a great way to experience the university. Please note that with enough advance notice, we can accommodate most special requests (e.g. wheel chair, assistive-listening devices, accessibility assistance, sign-language interpreters, etc.). For inquires please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visitor and Information Centre
Provides maps and literature for Queen's and Kingston. Please contact ahead of time to confirm operating times.
|At the main Union Street entrance of the John Deutsch University Centre|
|Please note: that the Union Street entrance is not wheelchair accessible. Use the accessible west-side entrance of the John Deutsch Centre.|