The Donna and Marvin Schwartz Center for Performing Arts is committed to providing performances and facilities that are accessible to all.

Seating Accessibility

Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made at least 24 hours in advance of the event to the Box Office at 404.727.5050 or by email at

Assistive Listening Devices 

Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) amplify and clarify sound by cutting down or eliminating ambient noise. ALD headsets are available for the Emerson Concert Hall and do not need to be requested in advance.  ALDs are distributed on a first-come-first-served basis free of charge from the Schwartz Center Box Office.

Large Print Programs

Large print programs are generally available with at least 24-hour advance notice by contacting the box office at 404.727.5050 or by email at

Drop-Off Area

A Schwartz Center patron drop-off and pick-up area is available in designated areas in the Allen Family Plaza.

Campus Accessibility Map

To view the accessibility map open the Emory University campus map. Then click “Pedestrian Pathway Map” located under the quick links menu.

Accessibility Services at Emory

For more information about accessibility at Emory, contact Accessibility Services at 404.727.9877 voice or 404.712.2049 TDD.