COVID-19 and FAQs

DSS Mitigation plan for COVID-19

Disability Services for Students continues to have a firm commitment toward the safety of students, staff, and the constituencies we serve. Read our mitigation plan.

COVID-19 and Remote Attendance in Fall 2020

The University of Montana will ensure safety and mitigate potential health risks against COVID-19. The university will provide a reasonable accommodation of remote learning for students who are at an increased risk for severe illness from COVID-19. The priority deadline is Friday, July 31. Read Remote attendance accommodation

To register with Disability Services

Initial meetings with coordinators will be conducted by phone or Zoom. To schedule an initial appointment, contact Disability Services at  You can call us at (406) 243-2243 to leave a voice message. We will return your call as soon as we can. 

Our business hours for Summer 2020

Monday -Friday 8 am-5 pm.
Monday-Thursday 9 am-4 pm for student appointments. 
DSS Testing Center: Monday -Friday 10 am-2 pm.

Our physical office's reopening for Fall 2020

Our physical office at the Mountain Campus is scheduled to re-open on Monday, August 10 and in-person services will be available on an appointment-only basis. Time-sensitive appointments will continue to be offered remotely and coordinated directly by the student’s coordinator or the DSS front desk.

How to submit documentation for timely process

Send us documentation by email at or your Disability Services coordinator.

To obtain a verification letter

Log in to Accommodate and download your verification letter. If you are unable to find the letter in Accommodate, email your coordinator. To find staff’s emails, go to Meet Our Team.