Accessible Transportation Accommodations for COVID Testing

If you are a student who is receiving Accessible Transportation Accommodations through the Office of Accessibility Services and are in need of transportation for your COVID-19 testing, you may contact the Accessible Transportation office at 304.293.7278. 

We look forward to having you back on campus soon!!

Announcement for Students Regarding the Transition to Online Classes and Accommodations

As classes move online next week, faculty may rely more on written content, online examinations, web meetings, recorded lectures, and other media content. It is important that students with accommodations communicate with their instructors and to the Office of Accessibility Services (OAS) to provide feedback regarding their needs in the online classroom environment.

Be aware that switching to an online classroom environment may mean that your accommodations change, as follows:

Important Announcement Regarding the Transition to Online Classes and Disability Accommodations

As classes move online, faculty may rely more on written content, online examinations, web meetings, recorded lectures, and other media content. For students with disabilities, this presents unique challenges. Therefore, it is important that instructors work with the Office of Accessibility Services (OAS) to ensure that those students receive equal access to course instruction.

Sonocent and Kurzweil Trainings - Spring 2019

Trainings on assistive technology (Kurzweil 3000, and/or Sonocent Audio Notetaker) will consist of  1-2 hour long sessions focusing on Kurzweil 3000 and/or Sonocent. The first portion of the training will focus on Sonocent, followed by Kurzweil. Students must sign up for these training opportunities through their SAMM account. 

Students must bring their own device (laptop, smartphone, tablet) with all software installed as well as their username and password for Kurzweil (if applicable). Any questions can be sent to  access2@mail.wvu.edu

Locations: 
Main Campus Location: Stewart Hall B20 - OAS Main Office 

Transfer of Audio Files using Sonocent and Google Drive

After recording lecture content on a mobile device, you can transfer it to a traditional computer to work with it using Google Drive as an intermediary. This may be necessary to do while using computers that are on campus.

Fall 2018 Assistive Technology Training Dates

WVU Office of Accessibility trainings on assistive technology will consist of  1-2 hour long sessions focusing on Kurzweil 3000 and/or Sonocent. Students must sign up for these training opportunities on their SAMM account.

Summer 2018 Training Opportunities

WVU Office of Accessibility trainings on assistive technology will consist of  1-2 hour long sessions focusing on Kurzweil 3000 and/or Sonocent. Students must sign up for these traininging opportunities on their SAMM account.