Disabilities Services

Educational Counseling and Disabilities Services serve students with disabilities, empowering them for self-reliance and independence while promoting equal access to educational opportunities and programs. 

Educational Counseling and Disabilities Services
901 S. State St.
Starr 313
Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
(231) 591-3057
Fax: (231) 591-3939

ECDS is located on the 3rd floor of the Starr building, STR 313. Counselors in ECDS are available by appointment or on a drop-in basis. You can also email ECDS at: ecds@ferris.edu.

Ferris State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Under applicable laws, including Title IX, the Education Amendments of 1972 and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the University does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, physical or mental handicap or other prohibited matters in employment, educational programs or admissions. 

Reporting Discrimination

If you believe that a violation or potential violation of these state or federal non-discrimination laws has occurred, is occurring, or will occur, please notify the following:

Equal Opportunity Office within the Office of the General Counsel
McKessy House, Ferris State University
120 East Cedar Street
Big Rapids MI 49307-2202
(231) 591-2152