Accessibility Services

The Office of Accessibility will address questions and concerns regarding all accommodations, and will provide support for all academic accommodations as best as we can. Please note, some records are hardcopy files located in our office and may be harder to access during this time. 

Students can set up appointments to speak with Arnelle via Zoom in place of office hours. Requests for Zoom meetings should be made a minimum of 24 hours before the meeting time, and please keep in mind the hours of operation (listed below) when requesting an appointment. Students will be notified of any deadline modifications should they be adjusted. 

Office Hours: Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am –  4 pm EST

Goucher College seeks to provide equal educational opportunities for qualified students with disabilities. This is consistent with our Community Principle of Inclusion, which states that we will acknowledge and embrace the unique gifts and differences of our community members. We are committed to compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and other relevant state and federal legislation.

The Office of Accessibility Services (OAS) works with faculty, staff and students to provide appropriate accommodations so that students have an equal opportunity to participate inside the classroom and in college programs and activities.

Prospective & Admitted Students

To ensure the college is able to meet the needs of students with disabilities in a timely manner, we encourage you to contact OAS at any time during the admissions process and prior to your arrival at Goucher.

If you have questions about the accommodation process, please send them to The Director of Accessibility Services, Arnelle Quashie Hanley, can be contacted at 410-337-6146.

The Title IX coordinator has been designated to coordinate the college's efforts to comply the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, which prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability.

Title IX Coordinator
Goucher College
1021 Dulaney Valley Road
Baltimore, MD 21204
Phone: 410-337-6570

Goucher's Non-Discrimination Policy can be found elsewhere on this website.

Inquiries may also be referred to the Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Education at the following address:

Philadelphia Office
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education
The Wanamaker Building
100 Penn Square East, Suite 515
Philadelphia, PA 19107-3323
Telephone: 215-656-8541
FAX: 215-656-8605; TDD: 800-877-8339