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 during 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. Although the priority deadline was Friday, July 31, we still accept the requests.  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 dss@umontana.edu or 406-243-2243.

Our physical office opens during Fall 2020

Our physical office at the Mountain Campus is open. However, in-person services are available on an appointment-only basis. Contact us at dss@umontana.edu or 406-243-2243 for appointments.

How to submit documentation

Send us documentation by email at dss@umontana.edu or your Disability Services coordinator. You can fax the document to the office at 406-243-5330.

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. 

DSS Testing Center

The DSS Testing Center is open. Eligible students can request testing accommodations and use the DSS Testing Center. For questions contact DSS Testing Center at dss.testing@mso.umt.edu or 406-243-4216.