UMass Boston

Commencement ADA Accommodations

Request Form

The University of Massachusetts Boston is accessible to all persons with disabilities. Please use this form to request accommodations to attend the 2023 Graduation Ceremonies. Information about the accessibility of the ceremony sites can be found in Commencement Accessibility Information.

If you need assistance in completing this form, please contact Grad ADA Requests.

Submit your requests by Thursday, May 11, 2023. After that time, we can't guarantee that your request will be fulfilled, and ask you to contact us for any last-minute disability-related requests.

Thank you!


Graduating Student Contact Information

Services Requested For

Requested Services
Please indicate requested services for any of the events selected above. Hover your mouse over each of the services for a full description, or click the service if you are using a mobile device. Screen readers will also read the hovered descriptions.

An American Sign Language interpreter is a person trained in interpreting spoken English into American Sign Language. This service is used for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Assistive Listening Systems (ALSs) are sometimes called Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs). Essentially this piece of equipment is an amplifier that bring sound directly into the ear. They separate the sounds, particularly speech, that a person wants to hear from background noise. This device is used for individuals who are hard of hearing.