Director, Services for Students with Disabilities
The Services for Students with Disabilities program addresses the
needs of a diverse population and provides special assistance,
accommodations and appropriate services/programs to ensure accessibility
and to meet the needs of individuals with documented disabilities.
primary purpose of the program is to instill a sense of self-advocacy in
students with disabilities and to provide auxiliary aids in an effort
to ensure full participation in all university activities and programs.
The program offers academic support
services and resources that cannot be developed or adequately provided
by other campus departments. Such support services and resources
include, but are not limited to, tutorial services, enlarge printed
materials, test-proctoring and specialized computerized equipment.
Students with disabilities are encouraged to contact the Services for
Students with Disabilities Office upon admission to the University and
to provide official documentation regarding the nature of their
disability. If you are a student with a documented disability and will require academic accommodations while enrolled in an online class, please e-mail a copy of your academic schedule to the disability office at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, so that your specific accommodation forms can be presented to your instructor for notification. It is important for you to communicate with your instructors so that they are aware that additional time may be required to complete assignments or exams.
All information received is confidential and released with
the written consent of the student, except in emergency cases.
Students with Disabilities Brochure (276 KB)