PROVIDING SERVICES FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
Students or guests who have a disability which may prevent them
from enjoying the services or activities of the college may
request accommodations to enable their participation. The
college is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in
accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990,
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and all other
applicable regulations. Special needs or requests for assistance
beyond what can be readily provided by the point-of-contact
personnel should be directed to the
Phone ext. 2322
Room SC 115
Steps to Receiving Reasonable Accommodations
You must identify yourself as someone having a disability in
order to receive accommodations. Under the Americans with
Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) a disability is defined as a
"mental or physical impairment which substantially limits one or
more major life activities."
Major life activities may include walking, talking, hearing,
seeing, learning, caring for yourself, performing manual tasks,
breathing, or writing.
If you have difficulty performing any of these major life
activities you may have a disability and you may be entitled to
2. Show Current Evidence
You must obtain current evidence from a physician or
psychologist in order to continue the accommodation process.
If you need assistance getting diagnoses or evidence of your
disability, please contact your area's Vocational Rehabilitation
3. Information and Release
You will need to fill out an Individual Post-Secondary Plan form
and a Release of Information form.
4. Consultation and Letters
Once the above steps have been completed, bring your required
documentation and forms to Katelin Miller and set up an
appointment to discuss accommodations and other needs.
Once the documentation is reviewed, you may pick up
accommodation letters to distribute to your instructors at the
beginning of each semester.
For Documentation Guidelines please refer to the guidelines of
the Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD):
Supporting Accommodation Requests: Guidance on Documentation
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