Alison May

Assistant Dean & Senior Director, Student Accessibility Services (SAS) and Academic Skills Center (ASC).

Alison May '97, Ph.D. joined Student Accessibility Services from Northwestern in 2019 and serves as Assistant Dean & Senior Director of Student Accessibility Services (SAS) and Academic Skills Center (ASC). Alison is committed to building strong partnerships with faculty, administrators, and other staff in support of implementing reasonable accommodations for students, in part through growing SAS' Testing Center. She also promotes accessibility as a campus-wide responsibility. Alison strives to raise awareness regarding disability microaggressions, promote universal design for learning, and partner with colleagues through continued service in groups such as those with which she was active in her previous role: the Accessibility Council, Diversity Council, Language Proficiency Committee, Web Accessibility Steering Committee, Diversity Leaders Group, and Change Makers.