PNW Accessibility Center

The PNW Accessibility Center* empowers college-ready students with documented disabilities to participate fully in PNW by providing equal access and opportunity.

*Formerly the Disability Access Center (DAC), read our latest issue of “Possibilities” to learn why we changed our name to the PNW Accessibility Center.

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Transitioning to College

Students are now considered adults on campus and are responsible to initiate the process by which they can receive accommodations in an access plan.

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Meet the PAC

We are a staff committed to helping students and faculty stay within federal guidelines of receiving accommodations so that everyone has access to quality education.

Learn More About Us

Registered PAC students can log in to the AIM student database to authorize accommodations, schedule exams, request note-takers, alternative format of textbooks and more.

Log in to AIM

Assistive Technology Guide

Service and Emotional Support Animals

English Language Coaching for Nursing

Faculty with registered PAC students can log in to the AIM service to view their students’ accommodations.

AIM Login

Accommodating PNW Students Guide

Request a PAC Presentation in your Course

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PNW’s ongoing diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging and justice (DEIBJ) initiatives

Purdue University Northwest continually works to ensure a welcoming environment for all members of the university community. I am pleased to share these updates about initiatives and support for our diverse student body, faculty and staff, alumni and visitors.

Possibilities – Volume 1, Issue 2

Volume 1, Issue 2 – Summer 2023 PNW Accessibility Center Success starts with Access Welcome to the PAC’s second issue of Possibilities. Possibilities highlights students, faculty, and staff that help […]

Onder Islek

Visiting Fulbright scholar shares story, research about visual impairment

PNW recently hosted Önder İşlek, a visiting Fulbright scholar from Aksaray University in Turkey who is currently conducting research at the University of Hawai’i.