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Classroom Technology Support
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Ext. 5-Help, option 5
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Accessibility

Columbia University is committed to providing an accessible and welcoming environment for faculty, staff, students, and university guests and encourages individuals with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities.

Individuals with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations or who have questions about campus accessibility may contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or disability@columbia.edu.

Information related to accessibility is can be found in the Room List and Details pages as ADA features. If you have feedback or comments regarding your experiences on campus or in a classroom with respect to accessibility, please email access@columbia.edu. Please be specific and provide as much detail as possible (i.e. building name/location, circumstance, date and time, name(s) of CU staff if applicable, etc.)

Accessible Campus Map
For information regarding CUMC campus accessibility refer to the CUMC/NYPH Map.

Accessible Classroom Furniture
Accessible classroom furniture is intended for persons with disabilities who are unable or have difficulty using the existing classroom furniture. To request accessible classroom furniture, please contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or disability@columbia.edu.

Assistive Listening Devices
Assistive listening devices are available upon request. To request an assistive listening device for one class or event, please contact the CUMC IT Service Desk at least 48 hours in advance by calling 5-Help (212-305-4357) option 5 or email 5help@columbia.edu. If an assistive listening device is needed for a student for an entire semester's class, please indicate this on the course request spreadsheet that is submitted when scheduling for the academic semester.

Assistive Technology
Assistive Technology is available upon request. Example of assistive technology include: screen reading software, screen magnification software, Braille translation software, voice recognition software, reading and writing software, video magnifiers, and others.

To request assistive technology, please contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or disability@columbia.edu.

Captioning (subtitle for Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing)
Captioning of videos, webinars or webcasts, or podcasts are available upon request. Disability Services can assist instructors, Columbia programs and departments in obtaining closed captioning for videos and DVDs shown in a classroom as well as podcasts. To request captioning, please contact Disability Services at 212-854-2388 or disability@columbia.edu.