Registering with DSS for disability accommodations

To register with DSS for accommodations due to a disability (e.g. ADHD, Diabetes, etc) you will need to follow the registration process below.

  1. Complete the online application
  2. Submit documentation of disability
  3. Attend an Accommodation Planning meeting
  4. Complete the Accomodation Orientation

Request COVID-19 Temporary Adjustments

Students who meet the following qualifying conditions may be eligible for COVID-19 related temporary adjustments.

  • Students considered a higher risk for severe illness per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Students who reside with or care for someone (in a non-health care setting) who is considered a high risk individual.

To request COVID-19 temporary adjustments (e.g., fully remote option for a face-to-face or hybrid course), students should follow the process below.

  1. Complete the COVID-19 Temporary Adjustment Request Form
  2. Submit any documentation that supports your request
  3. DSS will contact you to discuss requests
  4. Students are expected to communicate directly with DSS and faculty to request and coordinate approved adjustments.

For more information about the CDC Guidelines, please visit the CDC website.

COVID-19 Temporary Adjustment Request Form

DSS Portal

Letter to Students Regarding Remote Instruction




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