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

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 & Regulations

U.S. Department of Education rules and regulations related to Section 504

Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act of 2008 (ADA)

U.S. Equal Opportunity Employment Commission announcement regarding the Act

Office of Civil Rights/U.S. Department of Education Letter

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


Federal government website for information on disability programs and services nationwide

Iowa Department of Education

Section 504 information from the Iowa Department of Education

Federal Guidance