Disability Access and Inclusion Student Services (DAISS)

(Formerly the Disability Resource Center)

Welcome to DAISS. Whether your disability is visible or invisible, this is the office that can assist you. Please click on the links to the left that best describe you or what you need.


Click here to request an appointment with DAISS staff during winter break.

If you have a quick question that doesn’t require a full half-hour or hour-long appointment, please feel free to utilize our virtual drop-in hours:






Please use this Zoom link: https://albany.zoom.us/j/94457946541

To protect everyone’s privacy, you will be placed in a waiting room until a staff member is finished meeting with the person before you.

**Please check our Facebook page (UAlbanyDAISS) for drop-in hours cancellations.**

We are taking every reasonable step to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus to protect the health and safety of our students, faculty, staff, and families.  We thank you for your patience while we continue to serve you in alternate ways.
Please continue to monitor our COVID-19 information web page, which contains all communications sent to our University community, as well as regular updates.


Fall and Spring Semesters: 8:30am-5pm (8am-6pm during finals)

Summer Session: 8am-4pm

Winter Session: Contact us for hours

Mission Statement

Disability Access and Inclusion Student Services (DAISS) supports and empowers students by cultivating an accessible and inclusive living and learning environment for the University’s programs, services and activities. This student-centered approach is facilitated by determining reasonable accommodations, assisting with the development of college survival skills, fostering self-advocacy and educating the University community.



To ensure an all-inclusive campus community that is accessible to everyone.