Julie Hartzler

Julie Hartzler

Disability Specialist &
Service Coordinator

Dr. Jane Fink

Dr. Jane Fink

Director of Counseling and Accessibility Services

Accessibility Services

Accessibility Services strives to provide students with disabilities equal access opportunities and services geared for academic success at the University of Akron Wayne College. Our office is located in the Smucker Learning Center, Room B-107.

Accessibility Services provides services for students with:

Cognitive disabilities, such as learning disabilities or brain injuries

Physical disabilities, such as vision/hearing impairments or mobility issues

Psychological disabilities, such as ADHD, anxiety, or mood disorders

Temporary disabilities, such as short-term injuries or medical issues

Accommodations will not be approved until documentation from a qualified professional is presented to the ADA Coordinator.  

Reasonable accommodations may include but are not limited to:            

For more information:

Prospective Students             Current Students         

Faculty Resources                  Relevant Laws

Educational Apps to Assist Students with Disabilities (PDF)

Notice of Non-Discrimination

The University of Akron Wayne College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, disability, age, religion or veteran/military status in its programs and activities.

ADA Coordinator for Employees:
Michelle Smith Director, Benefits Administration |ADA Coordinator
msmith5@uakron.edu  Phone 330-972-5146 - fax 330-972-2336

ADA Coordinator for Students Akron Campus:
Kathleen (Kelly) Kulick, M.Ed.,CRC Director for the Office of Accessibility.
kkulick@uakron.edu  Phone: 330-972-7928 - fax 330-972-5422

ADA Coordinator for Students Wayne Campus:
Jane M Fink Ph.D. Coordinator of Counseling and Accessibility Services

jfink@uakron.edu      Phone 330-684-8767 - fax 330-684-8734

Stars LoginSTARS Manual (PDF)

Click here to request: Student Testing Accommodation System

STARS: Application for Services

Accessibility Services are located inside of the Smucker Learning Center
Room B-112
Wayne College
1901 Smucker Road
Orrville, Ohio 444667

Front desk Phone:
Program Assistant:
Julie Hartzler:
Graduate Assistant:
Fax: 330-684-8734
E-mail: wc-ooa@uakron.edu