Rights & Responsibilities

Qualified students with disabilities have the right to reasonable accommodations to access academic activities and campus services and programs.

  • Background
    Key issues that define the rights and responsibilities of students with disabilities and postsecondary institutions.
  • Legal Issues
    Key legislation that applies to the inclusion of students with disabilities in postsecondary programs.
  • Typical Campus Policies and Procedures
    How specific campuses address the needs of students with disabilities.
  • Legal Resources
    Resources to help postsecondary educators more fully understand their rights and responsibilities as well as those of students with disabilities.
  • Case Studies, Q&As, and Promising Practices
    Examples and strategies from the DO-IT Knowledge Base.