Welcome to Accessibility at Waterloo

The University of Waterloo's commitment

The University of Waterloo is committed to achieving barrier free accessibility for persons with disabilities studying, visiting and/or working at Waterloo. Waterloo stands by their Principles of Inclusivity which were created to acknowledge, communicate, and promote an understanding of the complexity and uniqueness of the University of Waterloo’s campus community, presenting the ideals by which campus members should engage one another – with respect, sensitivity, and fairness. View the Principles of Inclusivity on Organizational & Human Development's website.

  1. Apr. 1, 2022Accessibility Progress Report 2021 now available
    Multi-Year Accessibility Plan report 2022

  2. Dec. 2, 2021Future Focused: Creating better systems to include people with disabilities

    The University of Waterloo is coming together to raise awareness about this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD).  The theme for 2021 is Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post-COVID-19 world.

  3. Mar. 18, 2021The Accessibility Advisory Panel is now live!
    Woman in a wheelchair at check out purchasing a sweater from the W store

    For more information or if you are interested in becoming a member of the panel, please visit the Accessibility Advisory Panel webpage. If you have any questions, please email aoda@uwaterloo.ca.

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