The Equal Opportunity Officer is responsible for requests for work accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act. An accommodation is a reasonable modification or adjustment to the work environment that enables a qualified person with a disability to perform the essential functions of a position, or enjoy the same benefits and priviliges of employment as are enjoyed by non-disabled employees. The Equal Opportunity Officer handles requests for faculty and staff, and can be reached at 202-319-6595 or http://eeo.cua.edu