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Office of Accessibility Services

The Office of Accessibility Services (OAS) is dedicated to enhancing the education opportunities for students with temporary and permanent disabilities at West Virginia University and all of its campuses. To ensure access to University programs, specialists work individually with students to help them achieve academic success.

Our website at contains a link to register for services on line.

WVU Potomac State College has a full time Accessibility Specialist located on the Ground Floor of the Mary F. Shipper Library. You are welcome to contact Molly Alvaro at 304-788-7405 ( for additional information.

Helpful Resources: 

New Student Checklist

Guide to Accommodating Students with Disabilities 

Comparison of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act(Section 504), & The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 

Request Testing Accommodations

Animals on Campus Policy and Animals on Campus FAQs