Campus Access & Safety

Access Map & Guide

The Syracuse University Access Map & Guide has been prepared primarily as a guide for visitors, students, faculty, and staff with mobility impairments. The accessible entrances and paths shown on the map are functionally accessible and can be managed independently by most people with mobility impairments. Some individuals may require some additional assistance.

Accessible Halls:

BOOTH HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby only. Resident floor bathrooms are not accessible.
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors
Accessible Telephone No
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp access Building access across patio. Closest curb cut approximately 350 feet at Ostrom and Waverly Corner. No curb cut in loading dock parking lot.
Lobby telephone could be lowered to accessible height.  
   
BREWSTER HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door.
Accessible Restrooms Lobby and all resident floor bathrooms
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors
Accessible Telephone Yes, by patio entry RSA desk
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Building access via VanBuren Street entrance. Closest curb cut approximately 325 feet by Veterans Hospital sidewalk.
Resident Floors Floor wing smoke doors are NOT on hold open devices. May cause access issues for wheelchair resident.
   
BOLAND HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Accessible Push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby and all resident floor bathrooms
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors
Accessible Telephone Yes, by patio entry RSA desk
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Building access via VanBuren Street entrance. Closest curb cut approximately 325 feet by Veterans Hospital sidewalk.
Resident Floors Floor wing smoke doors are NOT on hold open devices. Will cause access issues for wheelchair resident.
   
BROCKWAY HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Accessible with assistance from 9 am to 12 am. No push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby and floor bathrooms (2)
Accessible Elevator Yes. For Dining Hall access only
Accessible Telephone Yes. Behind the RSA desk
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Building access via VanBuren Street across patio. Closest curb cut approximately 350 feet by Veterans Hospital sidewalk.
   
DAY HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby only
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors
Accessible Telephone No
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Ramp at main entrance. Closest curb cut approximately 150 feet by Graham Hall
Lobby telephone could be lowered to accessible height.  
   
DELLPLAIN HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby only
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Sidewalk access from loading dock circle
   
ERNIE DAVIS HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door both Dining and main entries.
Accessible Restrooms Lobby and all residence floors
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ram Access Sidewalk access for both Dining and main entries. Curb cut at building.
   
FLINT HALL
 
Accessible Entrances No push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby Restroom 100CA.
Accessible Elevator Not accessible for wheelchair use.
Accessible Telephone No
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Access via patio. Curb cut in front of building.
Lobby telephone could be lowered to accessible height.  
   
HAVEN HALL
 
Accessible Entrances No push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms No
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors.
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Ramp from main sidewalk. Curb cut in front of building.
Installation of push button automatic door and accessible bathrooms in Lobby on Capital Project list.  
   
LYONS HALL
 
Accessible Entrances This building is not accessible.
Accessible Restrooms No
Accessible Elevator No
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access There is no ramp access to building.
   
KIMMEL HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Bathroom 006 (resident bathroom)
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors.
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Ramp from courtyard. Curb cut on Waverly Ave.
Accessible Lobby bathrooms on capital Projects list.  
   
MARION HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Accessible from courtyard entrance. No push button automatic door. Curb cut on Waverly Ave.
Accessible Restrooms 117 (west wing)
Accessible Elevator Freight elevator to all floors.
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Sidewalk access from courtyard. Curb cut on Waverly Ave.
Accessible Lobby bathrooms on Capital Projects list.  
Fitness Center is accessible from exterior ramp on southwest corner  
   
LAWRINSON HALL Below list is present condition. Lobby will be renovated Summer 212.
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby and all resident floors. 2nd floor does not have accessible restrooms.
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors. Only Elevator #2 stops at floor #2 (and floor #21 Fall 2012)
Accessible Telephone No
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Access via patio from east side of Sadler Hall/Dome parking lot. Temporary patio ramp constructed for access to ESF sidewalk.
   
SADLER HALL Below list is present condition. Planned renovations in 212 & 213
 
Accessible Entrances Push button automatic door (South Entry ONLY) from 7 am to 12 am.
Accessible Restrooms None (planned for 2013)
Accessible Elevator Public elevator to all floors.
Accessible Telephone No.
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Ramp access to both north and south entrances.
Dining Hall Access Dining Hall access via elevator to basement thru kitchen area. Arrangements with dining staff required.
Lobby telephone could be lowered to accessible height.  
   
SHAW HALL Below list is present condition. Planned renovations in 212, 213, & 214
 
Accessible Entrances Main entrance push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Lobby Only
Accessible Elevator Public elevator floors 1, 3, 4, and 5. No access to floor #2.
Accessible Telephone No
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Ramp access for west main entrance. Closet curb cut 100 feet on corner of Comstock and Euclid.
Lobby telephone could be lowered to accessible height.  
   
WATSON HALL
 
Accessible Entrances Automatic doors, ramp at entrance.
Accessible Restrooms Lobby 117D and Resident bathrooms 105, 117, 141, 132, 442
Accessible Elevator Yes One(1) accessible elevator on each wing.
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
East wing is accessible thru first floor north lounge  
Accessible ramp to loading dock permits Watson Light Works access.  
   
WALNUT HALL
 
Accessible Entrances No push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms Basement public restrooms 004 & 005, resident floor restrooms 106 & 211
Accessible Elevator Elevator to floors basement, 1 & 2. Floors 3 and 4 are not accessible.
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Sidewalk access. Curb cut at driveway entrance.
Push button automatic opener on Capital Project list.  
   
WASHINGTON ARMS
 
Accessible Entrances This building is not accessible
Accessible Restrooms No
Accessible Elevator Yes
Accessible Telephone N/A.
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access There is no ramp access to building.
   
SKYHALLS
 
SKYHALL I  
Accessible Entrances Building is not accessible
Accessible Restrooms 106A
Accessible Elevator None
Accessible Telephone No
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access There is no ramp access to building.’
   
SKYHALL II
 
Accessible Entrances No push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms 130D
Accessible Elevator None
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Sidewalk access. Curb cut at building.
   
SKYHALL III
 
Accessible Entrances No push button automatic door
Accessible Restrooms 106A
Accessible Elevator None
Accessible Telephone Yes
   
Additional Information
 
Ramp Access Sidewalk access. Curb cut at Skyhall II.

Accessibility Details indicate whether a building has accessible entrances, public restrooms, drinking fountains and elevators. An accessible entrance can be managed independently by most people with mobility impairments. In some instances, assistance may be required due to the configuration of an entrance.

Information on the map is current as of publication (August 2004). Since that time, the campus has undergone some changes. The Office of Disability Services can provide more detailed or updated information about particular entrances, buildings, or paths and is available to assist with other requests related to University access for persons with disabilities. Please contact the Office of Disability Services at (315) 443-4498 for more information.

To access the map, go to: http://map.syr.edu

Visitors to Syracuse University

Information regarding location of campus buildings, accessible entrances to buildings, availability of accessible restrooms and drinking fountains, and accessible parking information can be found on the Syracuse University Access Map & Guide.  For more information, please contact the Office of Disability Services.

Accommodation(s)

If you are a visitor to Syracuse University and plan to request disability related accommodations while visiting our campus it is important that you contact the office or event coordinator as early as possible. The Office of Disability Services will provide offices or event sponsors with support and/or assistance as needed.

Emergency Evacuations

Employees, staff and visitors of Syracuse University who anticipate a need for assistance during an emergency evacuation should follow the guidelines outlined by the Syracuse University Safety Department. Students living on the Syracuse University campus will also need to notify their residence hall director of their potential needs. Students with disabilities are encouraged to contact the Office of Disability Services (ODS) to make arrangements to have a copy of their class times and locations placed on file each semester with the Syracuse University Department of Public Safety. Additional information regarding Evacuation Procedures and a review of the Emergency Procedures Guide can be found on the Syracuse University Safety Department Website.

Syracuse University Safety Department: 
http://safety.syr.edu/

Department of Public Safety
: http://publicsafety.syr.edu

SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF)

SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) students should review the emergency procedures on the SUNY ESF University Police website.  Students should also contact the SUNY ESF University Police Department regarding policy and procedures for obtaining assistance in the event of an evacuation from SUNY ESF buildings.

SUNY ESF University Police


19 Bray Hall

Phone: (315) 470-6667 (Non-Emergencies)
http://www.esf.edu/univpolice/

Emergency Alerts

SU Department of Public Safety: 
http://publicsafety.syr.edu

Adaptive Aids

A number of adaptive aids related to safety are available for students with disabilities living in residence halls. Adaptive aids include but are not limited to, adaptive alarms, adaptive doorbells, and adaptive telephones. Students are encouraged to contact the Office of Disability Services for additional information or to make arrangements for the installation of adaptive aids.

For more information:
Office of Disability Services 
(315) 443-4498

University Escort

http://publicsafety.syr.edu/

Syracuse University Ambulance Emergency Transport

http://sua.syr.edu/about.php

Syracuse University Ambulance Non-Emergency Medical Transport

http://students.syr.edu/health/transportation.html

Wheelchair Rental/Repair

The following information has been compiled as of February 2008. Information regarding the rental and repair of wheelchairs, vendors who sell wheelchairs and information about businesses that provide vehicle modification has been included.

Name Address Phone Rent Sell Repair Vehicle Modification
Agor Enterprises 1241 Erie Blvd. W.Syracuse, NY  13204 315-292-6768 Yes Yes Yes Yes & Van Rental
Apria Health Care 6103 E. Malloy Rd. E. Syracuse, NY 13207 315-475-2273 Yes No No No
Autocrafting 2211 Erie Blvd. E. Syracuse, NY  13224 315-373-0054 Yes No No Yes & Van Rental
CNY Medical Products 749 W. Genesee St. Syracuse, NY 13204 315-428-9945 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Craftsman Mobility Systems 570 Hance Rd. Binghamton, NY 13903 607-729-7530 Yes Yes No Yes
First Community Care Inc. 6500 Joy Rd. E. Syracuse, NY 13057 315-432-1321 Yes Yes No No
Medical Arts Home Care Center 712 E. Fayette St. Syracuse, NY 13210 315-422-6211 Yes Yes Yes No
Mobility Products 1153 W. Fayette St. Syracuse, NY 13204 315-472-0707 Yes Yes Yes No
Monroe Wheelchair 6181 Thompson Rd. Syracuse, NY 13206 315-445-2220 Yes Yes Yes No
Rothschild’s 817 E. Genesee St. Syracuse, NY 13210 315-475-5181 Yes Yes Yes No