Accessibility Resources

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Assistive Equipment Loan

Accessibility Resources (AR) has a limited supply of assistive equipment to loan to people with disabilities on campus as needed. Equipment includes assistive listening devices, Livescribe Echo smart pens External Site Link Icon , and DAISY audio book players. Specific equipment requests from students with disabilities are evaluated on a case by case basis. Please contact AR to learn more about making a request for equipment needed to participate in classes or access required educational materials.

AR does not provide aids or equipment for personal study.


AR has one wheelchair that is available for single day use on campus. It can only be loaned to members of the UB community with an active Person Number. Please contact AR to reserve the wheelchair. Anyone needing a wheelchair for more than one day will need to rent or purchase one. Wheelchair rentals are available from local medical equipment and supply vendors.

A limited number of wheelchairs are available from Guest Services for Commencement events at Alumni Arena and the Center for the Arts. See the Graduates' Guests with Disabilities webpage for more info.

Accessibility Resources | 25 Capen Hall | University at Buffalo | Buffalo, NY 14260-1632 | Tel: (716) 645-2608 | TTY: (716) 645-2616 | Fax: (716) 645-3116 | Director: Randy Borst | E-Mail Us