Campus Accessibility Improvements

Quad Ravine

The Quad Ravine pedestrian pathway has had various sets of stairs and steep slopes removed. This pathway now provides means for an accessible route connecting the east and west sides of the campus.

image of quad ravine

Voxman Music Building

This building has a 700 seat concert hall and a 200 seat recital hall which both have an induction hearing loop system installed.

image of hearing loop sign

Boyd Law Building

The main floor women and men restrooms have been completely renovated to provide accessibility for people with disabilities.

photo of renovated restroom at Boyd Law Building

Lindquist Center

A large space located on the first floor of the north building has been renovated using several universal design principals and concepts. Kudos to those who chose to incorporate universal design with this project!

photo of renovated space

Steindler Memorial

Upgrades to the Steindler Memorial amphitheatre located on the medical campus included expanded seating areas and improved surface pathways which allow for a more engaging experience for people with disabilities.

photo of steindler memorial amphitheater

Boyd Law Building

All three elevators have been modernized and are now ADA compliant.

photo of elevator

Van Allen Hall

The southeast entrance serving the auditorium wing has been renovated. Site steps were removed and power door openers were installed. This entrance is now accessible to people with disabilities.

photo of exterior entrance to Van Allen Hall

Van Allen Hall

The men and women restrooms located in the southeast auditorium wing have been completely renovated and are wheelchair accessible. A single user restroom is also now available.

photo of restroom sign and door

Carver Hawkeye Arena

An accessible ramp has been installed which connects parking areas to the Hawkins Drive crosswalk near the southwest entrances of Carver Hawkeye Arena.

photo of crosswalk, stair, and ramp

Theatre Building

The raised brick patio and site stairs at the main entrance have been removed and replaced with gentle grade sidewalks and landscaping.

photo of flat entrance and lawn at theatre building

photo of entrance with stairs at theatre building

Becker Communications Studies Building

All of the restrooms have been completely renovated and are now accessible to people with disabilities.

photo of bathroom

Pentacrest

Pedestrian circulation pathways on the east side of the Pentacrest have had the stairs removed and replaced with gradual sloping sidewalks and landscape.

photo of sidewalk with no steps

photo of sidewalk leading to stairs

MacLean Hall

All of the restrooms in MacLean hall have been modernized and are now wheelchair accessible.

photo of bathroom sinks and toilet partitions

North Hall

All of the restrooms have been renovated and are now wheelchair accessible.

photo of restoom sinks and hand dryer

Pentacrest

The steps located at the southeast corner of Schaeffer Hall have been removed and replaced with a sloping sidewalk and landscape.

photo of sidewalk leading to Schaeffer Hall

photo of sidewalk with stairs leading to Schaeffer Hall

College of Nursing Building

The College of Nursing upgraded all of their restrooms to prode wheelchair access. New flooring and wall coverings, toilet partitions, sinks, faucets, audible/visual alarms, sharps disposal containers, plumbing fixtures, and room signage were included. Some of the doors entering the restrooms even have a power door opener on them! Kudos to the folks at the College of Nursing.

photo of bathroom door with automatic door and men's restroom sign

Hardin Library of Health Sciences

The elevator at Hardin Libray has been modernized and is now ADA compliant.

photo of elevator

Lindquist Center

The second floor restrooms in the south building have been completely upgraded and are now wheelchair accessible.

photo of restroom sink and urinal

University Services Building

The crosswalk which connects parking lot #11 to the University Services Building has had a curb cut and ramp installed. This allows for closer parking to serve people with disabilities wishing to access the building.

photo of 3 females crossing street; one on bike, one walking, one in wheelchair

photo of crosswlk with curb and car blocking passage

Calvin Hall

The elevator at Calvin Hall has been upgraded and offers greater access to people with disabilities.

photo of elevator hall call station

English Philosophy Building

Room signage throughout the building has been replaced with ADA compliant signage.

photo of room sign 218

Biology Building

The ground floor men's restroom has been renovated and is now wheelchair accessible.

photo of restroom sink and toilet partition

Chemistry Building

An accessible single user restroom has been installed on the west side of the second floor..

photo of unisex restroom sign