Americans with Disabilities Acts

The first day of classes for the fall semester

The Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law on July 26, 1990 and prohibits discrimination against and guarantees that people with disabilities have the same employment opportunities as people without a disability. Missouri University of Science and Technology is committed to providing educational opportunities for all academically qualified students; employment opportunities for qualified individuals for faculty, staff, and student employment positions; and reasonable accommodations to ensure equitable access to its programs and services for individuals with disabilities in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

ADA Request Form   Campus policy I-28

Accommodative services

Requiring accommodation

*Visitor requiring accommodation

If you are visiting Missouri S&T and require accommodation, please contact Lisa Ours, deputy ADA coordinator by email, or by phone 573-341-6779.  Our normal business hours are Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:30 pm.


Online ADA Resources

The U.S. Justice Department's ADA homepage
Publications and videos that answer these questions and more: What is the ADA? Who is a person with a disability? Who must comply with the ADA? Where can you call to ask questions about the ADA?

Department of Labor
Disability Employment Policy Resources by Topic, employers and the ADA: Myths and Facts, worker Stories about the ADA, the ADA Amendments Act of 2008: Frequently Asked Questions

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Findings and purposes, Definition of disability, Definitions, Discrimination, Defenses, Illegal use of drugs and alcohol, Posting notices, Regulations, Enforcement, etc.