Accessibility

Assistive Listening Devices

Infrared assistive listening devices are available free of charge to the hearing impaired for all venues except the Reyes Organ and Choral Hall. Upon request, a portable system can be made available for the Reyes Organ Hall if requested two weeks in advance. The device may be used with or without a hearing aid from any seat in the venue.

  • To obtain the device and headset, please contact an usher prior to being seated at your performance or film.
  • To request an assisted listening device in advance, please contact the Ticket Office at (574) 631-2800.

Large Print Programs

Large print programs are available at all Presenting Series performances. Please feel free to request one from an usher when you arrive at a venue.

Sign Language Interpretation

Sign Language interpretation is scheduled for select Presenting Series performances at the Center throughout the year. Requests for additional sign language services must be made through the Ticket Office (574-631-2800) at least two weeks prior to the performance. These requests are subject to availability of an interpreter and are provided at the discretion of management.

Wheelchair Accessible Entrances + Seating

All venues at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center are fully accessible. As you purchase or order your tickets, please let the Ticket Office know of any specific seating requests. The Ticket Office will work with you to create a comfortable and enjoyable experience.

The main entrances of the center are equipped with power doors. Each of our venues has accessible entrances. The usher staff will assist in directing you to the accessible entrance closest to your seats.

There is an elevator, located off the main lobby, which will allow you to access the balcony and mezzanine levels of the center. The Ticket Office staff can help you in selecting seating that best meets your individual needs.

Please feel free to contact the Ticket Office at (574) 631-2800 with any questions.

Accessible Parking

Designated parking spaces for vehicles with valid state disability parking permits are available adjacent to the center. Parking spaces are available on a first-come basis. There are also accessible spaces in lots just north of the center.

Accessible Restrooms

All restrooms in the center are wheelchair accessible. They are conveniently located off the main and upper lobbies. All restrooms are equipped with a baby changing station.

Courtesy Wheelchair

A courtesy wheelchair is available for our patrons to assist with movement to and from assigned seats while they are at the center. To reserve a wheelchair, please call the Ticket Office at (574) 631-2800. If your party needs more than one wheelchair, please contact Campus Security at (574) 631-5555 for further assistance.