Disability & ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act Coordinator-Employees

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (UW-Green Bay) to provide reasonable accommodations upon request for qualified individuals with a disability who are employees or applicants for employment. UW-Green Bay will adhere to all applicable federal and local laws, regulations and guidelines with respect to providing reasonable accommodations as required to afford equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals with a disability. The UW-Green Bay Human Resource and Affirmative Action Office serves as the Coordinator for the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and for Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
On Campus Resource

Office of Disability Services-Students

Contact this office for customized academic support services for students with documented physical, sensory, mental or learning disabilities. These services include notetaking assistance, test proctoring, assistance using the UWGB library, and other individualized academic services as needed. All services are provided free of charge to eligible students.

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311
(920) 465-2841
Contact: Lynn Niemi
On Campus Resource

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

This office assists individuals with disabilities who are having employment problems due to their disability. They can assist with guidance and counseling, job training, post-secondary training and much more.

Brown County Job Center
701 Cherry Street
Green Bay, WI 54301-9437
(920) 448-6760
Off Campus Resource

President's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities

Communicates, coordinates and promotes efforts to enhance the employment of people with disabilities.

1331 F Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20004
(202) 376-6200
Contact: John Lancaster, Executive Director
Off Campus Resource

Wisconsin Job Center

The Wisconsin Job Center, operated by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the Wisconsin Job Center system, is a Wisconsin-centered employment exchange, linking employers in all parts of the state and in communities that border Wisconsin with anyone looking for a job. JobCenterOfWisconsin.com is available at no-cost to both employers and job seekers and is available 24-hours a day.

701 Cherry Street Green Bay, WI 54301
Off Campus Resource

The Faculty Room

A space for faculty and administrators at postsecondary institutions to learn about how to create classroom environments and activities that maximize the learning of all students, including those with disabilities.

Virtual Resource

Heath Resource Center

The national clearinghouse on postsecondary education for individuals with disabilities.

Virtual Resource


Orientation to serving college students who are deaf or hard of hearing.

Virtual Resource

Reasonable Accommodations

Employers and educators need practical information about reasonable accommodations for people who have psychiatric disabilities.

Virtual Resource