What are typical accommodations for students with health impairments?

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Although each situation is different and the student is the best source of information regarding useful accommodations, the following accommodations are typical for a student with a health impairment:

  • Note taker
  • Flexible attendance requirements and extra exam time
  • Assignments made available in electronic format; use of email to facilitate communication

For more information on accommodating students with disabilities, consult Working Together: Faculty and Students with Disabilities.

Last update or review: January 24, 2013