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Interpreting and Communication Services

 

Individuals seeking an accommodation as related to effective communication, including individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, should contact the following:

 

Students:  The Center for Students with Disabilities at 860-486-2020 or csd@uconn.edu.

 

Employees: ADA Accommodation Case Manager, Ryan Bangham, at the Department of Human Resources at 860-486-2036 or e-mail ryan.bangham@uconn.edu.

 

Visitors: Guests or visitors seeking an accommodation to a University program, activity or service are encouraged to contact the hosting department or event planner prior to arrival or participation. Guests or visitors seeking information or assistance may also contact the Office of Institutional Equity at 860-486-2943 or equity@uconn.edu.

 

UConn Health: Information regarding Interpreter Services at UConn Health is available through UConn Health Patient Resources or by contacting the UConn Health Operator at 860-679-2626.

Sign Language Interpretation and CART

 

American Sign Language Interpretation or Communication Access Realtime Transcription (CART) is made available through the University of Connecticut Interpreting Services (UCIS). To request a sign language interpreter or CART for an event or program, please complete an Interpreter / CART Request Form. UCIS will make every effort to provide the requested accommodation. Questions should be directed to the Interpreter Coordinator at 860-486-2020 (videophone 860-553-3243) or UCIS@uconn.edu.

 

Interpreter / CART Request Form

Pictogram of sign language interpretation

Assistive Listening Equipment

 

Assistive listening devices are available upon request at different locations throughout University campuses. Individuals seeking assistive listening equipment are encouraged to contact a venue or event prior to arriving regarding availability. For questions regarding assistive listening equipment contact the Center for Students with Disabilities at 860-486-2020 or csd@uconn.edu.

International Symbol of Access for Hearing Loss

Videophones

 

Videophones for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing are available at the following locations on the Storrs campus:

 

Gampel Pavilion (Public Use)

Located near the south entrance area

2098 Hillside Road

Storrs, CT 06268

 

Public Safety (Intended for Emergency Use Only)

Division of Public Safety

126 North Eagleville Road

Storrs, CT 06269

 

Student Health Services (Intended for Patient Use Only)

UConn Student Health Services

234 Glenbrook Road, Unit 4011

Storrs, CT 06269-4011

 

Student Union (Public Use)

Student Union Room 107

2110 Hillside Road, U-3008

Storrs, CT 06269-3008

 

Wilbur Cross Building (Intended for Student Use Only)

Center for Students with Disabilities

Wilbur Cross Building, Room 204

233 Glenbrook Road, Unit 4174

Storrs, CT 06269-4174s