In both cases, the same Housing Accommodation/Medical Disclosure Form (Microsoft Word document) must be completed by the clinician currently treating the student for the disability or the medical condition for which the request for accommodation is made. Please note, the form will need to be faxed to (617) 373-7800 once completed.
Students considered for a reasonable accommodation must have been assigned a lottery number and met application and deposit deadlines. The Housing Accommodation process is an addition to the general application process.
Northeastern will not remove a student from the waitlist for housing based on their need for accommodation.
Please review these Frequently Asked Questions before you submit an e-mail inquiry: Housing Accommodation Request FAQ. (.pdf)
Students who have questions about requesting accommodations for housing based on disabilities or major medical conditions can e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Under the ADAAA (American Disability Act Amendment Act) guidelines a person with a disability is one with a physical, mental, emotional or chronic health impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. Examples of disabilities are Chronic or Degenerative Disorders, Deaf or Hard of Hearing, Mobility Impairment, Psychiatric Disorders, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Vision Impairment.