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Welcome to the Accessibility Resource Center (ARC)

Some information on our website is outdated or incomplete, and we apologize for any inconvenience. Our new website will be ready soon.

Forms and Documentation

All forms, documentation and policies can be found on our Forms & Policies page

Services and Accommodations

Please email us at or contact a member of our staff for more information about our services and accommodations, including:

  • Placement Test Accomodations
  • Learning Disabilities & ADHD Services
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing Program
  • pepnet 2: Postsecondary Education Programs for the deaf and hard of hearing, a federal grant project with California State University – Northridge and the US Department of Education, Office of Special Education Services​
  • Blind/Visually Impaired Services
  • Psychiatric & Medical Disabilities Program
  • Mobility/Physical Disabilities Services
  • Alternative Textbook Coordination (audio, Braille, enlarged, etc.)
  • Adaptive Technology Resources
  • Notetaker Training or Notetaker Orientations

ARC Hours:

ARC office hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Our hours for testing are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with flexible evening hours by advance appointment. If you need evening testing, check with the Front Office staff.

Barb Simon, Interim Director:

Bambi Riehl, Interim Assistant Director: 414-229-4549 or

Stay in Touch – Please keep your ARC Counselor up-to-date. Make an appointment today.

ARC Counselors:

Ann Kowaliczko 229-6239
Aura Hirschman 229-5660
Jon Broskowski 229-6730
Laurie Petersen 229-2343
Jason Anderson Video Phone: 414 937-5875

ARC Mailing Address and Phone Numbers:

UWM Accessibility Resource Center
Mitchell Hall Room 112
P.O.Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413
Main Office (414) 229-6287
VP  (414) 937-5875
Fax: (414) 229-2237