Appeal Procedures

Any student who has followed the University's procedures for requesting accommodations, believes that he/she has been discriminated against based on a disability, should discuss the complaint with, and submit written notice to the Director of Student Accessibility Services, within 10 working days of a disputed accommodation decision.

The appeal must include an explanation of the issues relevant to the dispute.  The Director will review the appeal and if needed, consult with appropriate parties in order to render a decision. The student will be notified of a decision within 10 working days of receipt of a written appeal.  Should a student wish to appeal a complaint related to the outcome of the appeal, he/she should contact the Dean of Students who will render a decision within 10 business days.


Accessibility Services Office

ph: 215.951.6830
fax: 215.951.2770
email: AcccessibilityServices@PhilaU.edu