Policy, law and reporting

University policy

Non-discrimination and Affirmative Action (Exec. Order 31)

Federal and state law


The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Washington State

Washington State Anti-Discrimination Law

Washington State Core Services Act (RCW 28B.10.912)

Supplemental Instructional Materials & Students with Print Access Disabilities (RCW 28B.10.916)

Complaint reporting

lf you are having difficulty with a person, office, or department at the University of Washington on the basis of your disability and have been unable to come to resolution, dedicated resources and processes are available.

  • The ADA Coordinator provides information and assistance to individuals who wish to raise a complaint related to accessibility and accommodations, or have concerns regarding discrimination due to a disability.

Bree Callahan
(206) 543-9717 (voice and relay) or


Complaints may also be filed with the following state or federal agencies: