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Accessibility Across the Queen's Campus

wheelchair ramp outside of Ellis Hall providing access to main doorQueen’s University is committed to building a campus community that is inclusive for all individuals, and ensuring that its services, supports and spaces are accessible for persons with disabilities.

We are a community that works together to create an environment where everyone has a full and enriching Queen’s experience.

Successful learning, living, and employment outcomes are the result of a shared responsibility and commitment on the part of students, staff, faculty, and senior administrators towards removing and preventing barriers to participation.

Please use the navigation to the left for more information on what is happening at Queen's to improve accessibility and many more services and supports for the Queen's community and the City of Kingston.

Get Involved! Help us build an accessible and inclusive community at Queen's

We all have a role to play. Successful learning, living, and employment outcomes are the result of shared responsibility and commitment on the part of students, staff, faculty, and senior administrators towards removing and preventing barriers to participation.

Become an Access Ally

What is an Access Ally? Somebody who defends, supports, or promotes accessibility.

Why are they important? Access Allies provide leadership and demonstrate ways to elevate and improve accessibility and inclusion to their peers. Peer-to-peer communication is powerful and effective.

Access Allies can:

Steve Cutway Accessibility Award

The Award servers to acknowledge the efforts of faculty, staff and students who demonstrate creativity, enthusiasm, innovation and commitment to creating a learning and work environment in which persons with disabilities enjoy full participation.

Any member of the Queen's community including students, staff, faculty or alumni as well as members of the general Kingston community who have an interest in Queen's University may submit nominations.

Accessibility Queen's Grant

Accessibility Queen’s, a committee under the Social Issues Commission, provides grants for initiatives designed to improve physical, academic and social accessibility for Queen’s students across campus. These grants will be awarded to clubs/organizations that best meet the eligibility requirements as listed in the grant application. If you have any questions about Accessibility Queen’s Grants email the Accessibility Queen’s co-chairs, Sarah Libera and Jen Weidner, at accessibility@queensu.ca or the Social Issues Commissioner, Emily Wong, at sic@ams.queensu.ca. Deadline for Round Two is Friday, January 30, 2015.

Accessibility Feedback

Queen's University is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. We do this through the provision of accessible service in the areas of information and communication, facilities, and customer service.

Use our Accessibility Feedback Form to provide feedback on an accessibility related issue.