Faculty & Staff

Accommodations in the Workplace

The Office of Human Resources provides workplace assistive devices and support services required by faculty and staff with verified physical, psychological and learning disabilities. Accommodations include assistive technology, alternate formats of text, reading, note-taking, sign language interpreting and campus transportation.

For information about accommodations visit: Assistive Device Program, Guidelines for Requesting a Disability Related Accommodation or call 559.278.2032 and/or visit the Office of Human Resources located in the Joyal Administration Building Room 211 or online at: www.fresnostate.edu/hr/

For additional information, please visit: JAN - Interactive Process Guide, or EEOC - Reasonable Accommodations Guidelines.

Services for Blind and Visually Impaired Individuals
Faculty and staff who are blind or have visual impairments should contact the Office of Human Resources to arrange for workplace accommodations. To inquire about the Assistive Device Program, call 559.278.2364 or visit us online at: www.fresnostate.edu/hr

The Madden Library provides services to students, faculty and staff who need assistance. Call the Reference Desk at 559.278.2174 for an appropriate referral or to set up an appointment.

Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals
Faculty and staff who are deaf or hard of hearing should contact the Office of Human Resources to arrange for workplace accommodations. To inquire about the Assistive Device Program, call 559.278.2364 or visit us online at: www.fresnostate.edu/hr

The Madden Library provides services to students, faculty and staff who need assistance. Call the Reference Desk at 559.278.2174 for an appropriate referral or to set up an appointment.

Accommodation, Alternate Format Statements on Publications and Announcements
Accommodations and alternate format statements may be requested on publications, event announcements and web sites. Materials may be printed in an easy-to-read font size (16 pt) and provided upon request.

Campus Accessibility

Parking
For a temporary disabled parking permit (two weeks maximum), contact the Office of Human Resources at 559.278.2364. For longer term disabled parking permission, an individual must display a temporary or a permanent DMV disabled placard or license plate. In both cases, an individual must have a paid campus parking permit displayed.

Blue Curb parking for individuals with disabilities is available in all parking lot locations around campus and can be found on the Campus Parking Map.

For information special access for driving on campus and being dropped off on campus please view the Campus Access Map or contact the Office of Parking and Transportation at 559.278.2950, 2311 E. Barstow Ave or online at: www.fresnostate.edu/police/traffic/disabled

Facilities
For information regarding accessibility to campus: Buildings, elevators, classrooms, bathrooms, labs, auditoriums, sports facilities, etc. Please contact the Office of Facilities Planning at 559.278.2424 or or view the Facility Accessibility Maps online.

Transportation
All faculty, staff and administrators who require transportation assistance to and from campus buildings on a temporary or permanent basis due to medical restrictions, should contact Human Resources to participate in the Scout program.

Human Resources will require medical documentation in order to issue a Scout ID card that will provide access to the tram.   Participants will be provided a telephone number to arrange for pick-up times. Expiration of Scout ID card is based on medical documentation.

For additional information or participation in the SCOUT program, please contact Human Resources at (559) 278-2032.

Save Mart Center
Please call Patron Services (559.347.3400) for accessibility services. For more information about accessibility services, visit the "Accessibility" portion of the website at: www.savemartcenter.com.

Safety
Call or locate an emergency phone to request a safety escort officer or call 559.278.8400. Radio-equipped, uniformed, and trained safety escort officers will accompany persons to their destinations 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Visit the web at: www.fresnostate.edu/police/transportation/escorts.

NOTE: If a safety escort officer is unavailable, a police officer will provide this service.