Who We Are

Who We Are

Our Mission

The mission of the VCU Student Accessibility and Educational Opportunity (SAEO) Office is to assist Virginia Commonwealth University in creating a learning environment where all students have equal access to every aspect of the University's programs, services, and activities. We do this through partnerships with students, faculty, and staff to promote students' independence and to ensure the recognition of students' abilities, not disabilities.

Student Accessibility and Educational Opportunity determines appropriate academic adjustments such as program and exam modifications, classroom accommodations, and auxiliary aids once students have self-identified themselves and completed the eligibility process.

To work towards SAEO's mission, our office always strives to do the following:


Please Note that Student Accessibility and Educational Opportunity will not: