Resources

Resources for Students

On-Campus Resources

Basic Skills Tutoring
College of Education
Gabel Hall Learning Center
815-753-8354

Career Counseling 
Campus Life Building - Rm. 220
815-753-1641

CHANCE
Williston Hall East
815-753-0201

Counseling and Student Development Center 

Campus Life Building - Rm. 200
815-753-1206

Educational Services and Programs
Williston Hall 
815-753-0201

The Family Therapy Clinic of NIU
Wirtz Hall
815-753-1684

Health Services 
815-753-1311

Library Services 
Founders Memorial Library
815-753-9853

Math Assistance Center 
Watson - Rm. 320

Peer Assisted Learning Center
Student Support Services
Williston Hall - Rm. 100
815-753-0203

Office of the Ombudsperson
Holmes Student Center - 6th Floor
815-753-1414

Psychological Services
NIU Psychological Services Crisis Lines 
Psychology-Math Building - Rm. 86
815-753-0591

NIU Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic 
3100 Sycamore Rd.
815-753-1481

Student Athlete Support Services (SASS)
Yordon Center 
815-753-1342

Writing Center 
Stevenson South, Lower Level
815-753-6636

Personal Resources

Off-Campus Resources

Resources for Specific Disabilities

Department of Human Services - Office of Rehabilitation Services (VR)
DeKalb Office
1330 Oakwood Ave. DeKalb, IL 60115
815-758-2471 V/TTY

Campus Office – Holmes Student Center 703
815-753-0238

Illinois Department of Human Services – Office of Rehabilitation Services (VR) General Information
800-843-6154
800-447-6404 TTY
www.dhs.state.il.us

Client Assistance Program - Illinois
(Assistance with advocacy when working with VR)
800-641-3929 V/TTY

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
U.S. Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Civil Rights Division, Disability Rights Section - NYAV
Washington, D.C. 20530
800-514-0383
800-514-0301 V
202-307-1198 FAX
www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/

ADA Hotline
800-949-4232
www.adata.org

Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (U.S. Access Board)
1131 F Street, NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004
800-872-2253 V
800-993-2822 TTY
202-272-0081 FAX
www.access-board.gov

Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)
107 Commerce Center Drive, Suite 204
Huntersville, NC 28078 USA
Phone: (704) 947-7779
Fax: (704) 948-7779
www.AHEAD.org

Great Lakes ADA Center
Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center
1640 West Roosevelt Rd.
Chicago, IL 60608-6904
800-949-4232 V/TTY
312-413-1407 V/TTY
http://adagreatlakes.org/

The George Washington University HEATH Resource Center
(Formerly: Higher Education and the Handicapped (HEATH))
2121 K Street, NW, Suite 220
Washington, DC 20037
E-mail: askheath@gwu.edu
800-544-3284 V/TTY
202-973-0908 FAX
www.heath.gwu.edu

National Rehabilitation Information Center (NRIC)
(Data bank to assist in locating adapted products and materials)
4200 Boulevard, Suite 202
Lanham, MD 20706
E-mail: naric@heitechservices.com
800-346-2742
www.naric.com

Office of Civil Rights - U.S. Department of Education
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
Midwestern Dev: Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Wisconsin
111 North Canal Street, Suite 1053
Chicago, IL 60606-7204
E-mail: OCR_Chicago@ed.gov
312-886-8434
312-353-2540 TTY
800-872-5327
www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr

Learning Ally
formerly Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFBD)
20 Roszel Rd.
Princeton, New Jersey 08540
800-221-4792
www.learningally.org