Disability Services

NOTE: Watts has transitioned to offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and is now known as Watts College of Nursing. For more information, click here.

Watts School of Nursing is committed to providing educational opportunities for qualified students with disabilities. In keeping with this commitment, students are encouraged to utilize the resources offered by the school to the degree they determine necessary.

If you have a disability and would like to receive consideration for reasonable accommodations, please access How to Request Accommodations to submit the appropriate request form. Written documented verification from a licensed physician, psychologist, or other qualified professional must also be submitted. Documentation should be sent to:

Student Disability Access Office
Box 90142
Durham, North Carolina 27708
Fax # 919.668.3977

You can obtain documentation guidelines and more information regarding disability issues by accessing the Duke University Student Disability Access Office (SDAO) or calling at 919.668.1267. 

Gail Peace (gail.peace@duke.edu), Watts School of Nursing Student Disability Access Office Liaison, is also available to answer your questions, provide clarification of the process, and coordinate modification of accommodations.

Watts School of Nursing does not discriminate in the educational program or activities of the School on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex, genetic information, or age.