Federal Guidance

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

District/School Teams

U.S. Department of Education document which provides a comprehensive overview of Section 504 and its requirements

Section 504 Guidelines for Administrators

Questions and answers on the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 for Students with Disabilities Attending Public Elementary and Secondary Schools

ADA Amendments Act of 2008 Q&A

Frequently asked questions about Section 504 and the education of children with disabilities

Protecting Students with Disabilities

A joint publication of the U.S. Department of Education and the Office of Civil Rights (OCR)

Students with Disabilities Preparing for Post-secondary Education

504 Coordinators

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

Section 504 Rules & Regulations

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

Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act of 2008 (ADA)

Relates the progress our country has made toward ensuring that educational opportunities are provided free from disability discrimination

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

Written by the U.S. Department of Justice, this manual covers more than just Section 504

Guide to Disability Rights Laws

Federal government website for information on disability programs and services nationwide


Section 504 information from the Iowa Department of Education

Iowa Department of Education

Federal Guidance