The Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs designates the Director of the Center for Accessible Education (CAE) with responsibility for oversight of the CAE on campus which is the sole entity authorized to determine a student's eligibility for accommodations and services by reason of disability. The Director also ensures that the CAE's policies and practices are consistent with all applicable federal and state laws and University policy. Our services are designed to meet the unique educational needs of regularly enrolled UCLA students with documented permanent and temporary disabilities. The philosophy and mission of the program is to encourage independence, assist students in realizing their academic potential, and to facilitate the elimination of programmatic and attitudinal barriers. If you are a prospective student, new student or a current student, please click on the specific links above for more information. The CAE staff is here to assist you in meeting your educational challenges successfully.