The Department of Learning Accessibility Services is always willing to answer questions you may have. Don’t hesitate to contact the Director of Learning Accessibility Services Warren Wolchuk at 262-551-5802 or

See below for accessibility resources and articles external to Carthage College.

Educational Resources and Opportunities

Laws, Regulations, Guidelines

  • Americans with Disabilities Act: Federal regulations relating to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in government services.
  • Office for Civil Rights: The Office of Civil Rights exists to ensure that students with disabilities have equal access to educational opportunities under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1991. This resource includes helpful resources for students and their parents concerning their rights and responsibilities.
  • Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973: Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination against people with disabilities in programs that receive federal financial assistance.
  • WC3 Web Content Accessibility Guidelines: Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are published recommendations for making web content more accessible to users.