Frequently Asked Questions

I would like to rent a wheelchair for family member for a variety of graduation events.

There are a number of medical equipment rental companies in the local area. Wheelchairs, walkers and scooters may be rented from local vendors in the area that provide short term loans for a fee. Family and friends needing such wheeled mobility aids are strongly encouraged to reserve necessary equipment well in advance of coming to campus.

1. Belmont Medical Supply 
http://www.belmontmedical.com/
185 Belmont Street, Belmont, MA 02478 
(617) 484-3888

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I will be attending the Commencement ceremonies and will need accessible parking. Where do I park?

Harvard Square can be very busy on Commencement Day and as such, University Disability Services has collaborated with the Parking and Transportation offices to provide accessible parking options. Accessible Parking for Commencement will be located at the Athletic Complex, south of campus. After you park, there will be accessible shuttles available to take you to the Harvard Yard’s Tercentenary Theatre. The shuttle buses will be running continuously on a schedule of every 10-15 minutes offering transportation across campus.

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