Harvard Medical School is dedicated to assisting students with meeting their physical, mental and academic accommodation needs under the ADA guidelines.
For more information, please consult the Student Handbook:
10.03 Policies and Procedures for Students with Disabilities (currently being updated)
Or contact the Director of Disability Services
Technical Standards are set forth for the MD profession. Students must have the intellectual, physical, and emotional capacities to meet the requirements of the School’s curriculum and of a successful medical career.
- HMS Accessible Campus Map and Campus Updates (COMING SOON!) for detours during construction
- Accessible public transportation – LMA Shuttles
Housing: Vanderbilt has accessible rooms with private bathrooms
Common Types of Accessibility Requests
Medical Disabilities – Includes mobility, manual, hearing and visual disabilities both short or long term