Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

ADA at Michigan Tech

Michigan Technological University is committed to the full inclusion of individuals with disabilities and to the continuous improvement of the accessibility of our campus, programs, and activities. The ADA committee supports the University's efforts to move beyond compliance and toward seamless access.

If you receive a request for an accommodation, need a reasonable accommodation, or have questions, contact a member of the ADA Committee.

ADA Committee

NamePhone Number
Jill Hodges, Chair 487-3310
Pat Hopp 487-3192
Don Williams 487-2538
Michele Wirtanen 487-3310
Pat Muller 487-2014
Christy Oslund 487-1494
Kelly Dube 487-2085
Theresa Ahlborn 487-2625

An individual with a disability is an individual who:

  • has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activity.
  • has a record of such impairment.
  • is regarded as having such impairments.

A disabled Veteran is an individual who:

  • is a veteran of the US military, ground, naval, or air service who is entitled to compensation (or who but for the receipt of military retired pay would be entitled to compensation) under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, or
  • is a person who was discharged or released from active duty because of a service-connected disability.