Accessible and Ergonomic Furniture

If students require accessible furniture in a classroom/lab, please contact the AccessAbility Services office at Tel/TTY 416-287-7560 or

Examples of accessible furniture include:

  • Electric height adjustable workstation
  • Manual height adjustable workstation
  • Adjustable height chairs
  • Documents stand
  • Other features found include an adjustable keyboard tray, monitor risers, wrist rests, mouse rests, footrests, lap desks, slant board [tilt writing surface], task lighting [lamps], forearm supports, backrests and lumbar rolls

Timelines for Requesting Services

For students already registered: If approved for in-course furniture accommodations, please submit a service request by the posted deadline below in order for AccessAbility Services to have sufficient time to fulfill the request.

For students newly registered: If you register with the service after the deadline listed below please notify the service as soon as possible.


Summer - All requests should be submitted by April 30th

Fall - All requests should be submitted by August 10th

Winter - All requests should be submitted by November 30th