Campus Access for Service and Comfort Animals for People with Disabilities

Policy number: 
16.002
Policy description: 

The University of North Texas ensures that people with disabilities who use service and comfort animals will be able to receive the benefit of the tasks these animals provide or the therapeutic support they offer in accordance with the requirements of federal law. 

Policy owner: VP for Institutional Equity and Diversity
Policy contact: 
Joanne Woodard
VP for Institutional Equity and Diversity
Division of Institutional Equity & Diversity
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff, Students, All University
Date Issued: 
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Last updated: 

Date: 
2014-09-23
Action: 
New Policy
Comments: 
Created to comply with applicable statute and code, sets clear guidelines per UNT's Office of Disability Accommodation current practice. Effective 9/23/2014.