Welcome to Student Accessibility Services

Student Accessibility Services (SAS) coordinates services and facilitates the provision of academic accommodations for students with temporary and/or permanent disabilities/medical conditions. SAS staff collaborates with students, staff and faculty in developing strategies for a successful learning experience while maintaining the academic standards and integrity of the University. SAS offers a supportive atmosphere where our services are delivered in a respectful, confidential manner.


Please submit all questions, comments, concerns or suggestions to the SAS Feedback Form.

Are You in Crisis?

If you or someone you know is in crisis please use the resources found on the Crisis Resource Page

Student Accessibility Services Update September 8 2021

Student Accessibility Services is OPEN 

Our office hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm and Wednesday 10:00am to 4:30pm.  We are closed 12:30pm to 1:30pm for lunch.

In the interest of our staff and students’ health and safety and based on recommendations by relevant health organizations, we ask that you continue to book your appointments by phone or email when possible.  If you require an in person appointment,  we are happy to accommodate you.

To contact SAS in Thunder Bay please email sas@lakeheadu.ca or call 807-343-8047

To contact SAS in Orillia please email oraccess@lakeheadu.ca or call 705-330-4010 ext. 2103