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Federal Guidance

Find links and documents provided by the U.S. Government on Section 504 information and requirements.

District/School Teams

Section 504 Guidelines for Administrators (PDF) U.S. Department of Education document which provides a comprehensive overview of Section 504 and its requirements
ADA Amendments Act of 2008 Q&A Questions and answers on the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 for Students with Disabilities Attending Public Elementary and Secondary Schools
Protecting Students with Disabilities Frequently asked questions about Section 504 and the education of children with disabilities
Students with Disabilities Preparing for Post-secondary Education A joint publication of the U.S. Department of Education and the Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

504 Coordinators

Section 504 Rules and Regulations U.S. Department of Education rules and regulations related to Section 504
Americans with Disabilities (ADA) Amendment Act of 2008 U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Commission announcement regarding the Act
ADA Archive Archive of the ADA and ADA Amendments Act with multiple useful links and original 2008 text
OCR/U.S.Department of Education Letter (PDF) Relates the progress our country has made toward ensuring that educational opportunities are provided free from disability discrimination
Guide To Disability Rights Laws Written by the U.S. Department of Justice, this manual covers more than just Section 504
Disability.gov Federal government website for information on disability programs and services nationwide
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services U.S. Department of Health and Human Services -- Civil Rights -- multiple fact sheets regarding all types of civil rights laws such as Section 504, ADA and Title VI.
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