Rights and Responsibilities

Qualified students with disabilities have the right to reasonable accommodations to access academic activities and campus services and programs. This area of The Conference Room clarifies the rights and responsibilities of campus services staff and students with disabilities. It includes four sections:

  • Background
    Key issues that define the rights and responsibilities of students with disabilities and postsecondary institutions.
  • Legal Issues
    Legislation that applies to the inclusion of students with disabilities in postsecondary programs.
  • Typical Campus Policies and Procedures
    How campuses typically address the needs of students with disabilities.
  • Frequently Asked Questions
    Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the inclusion of students with disabilities in student services.