Who We Are

Student Accessibility and Educational Opportunity (SAEO) is the designated office on VCU's Monroe Park Campus that fosters an environment where all students have equal access to the University's programs, services, and activities.

Our Mission 

Student Accessibility and Educational Opportunity champions holistic student development and success by creating a campus culture that strives to ensure equal access and inclusion. 

SAEO is committed to:

  • Academic Access - Identifying and removing barriers to success and engagement for students with disabilities and other impairments.
  • Student Success - Providing educational support for students seeking to develop academic and learning skills.
  • Community Enrichment - Educating VCU faculty, staff, and our greater community on principles of accessibility to creating more equitable learning environments.
  • Campus Support - Fostering a campus culture supportive of neurodiversity, inclusion, and student advocacy.


Main Office
University Student Commons
907 Floyd Ave
Suite 018

Testing Center
Suite 014 (2 doors down)


Office Hours 
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. during the summer months

Phone: (804) 828-2253
Fax: (804) 828-1944
E-mail: SAEO@vcu.edu

Students enrolled in the VCU Health Science Schools (College of Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy) should contact the Division for Academic Success.

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