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Student Accessibility Services Policy & Procedure Manual

Approved by: University Student Accessibility Services Committee (previously Disabilities and Accommodations Committee), July 2016
Reviewed: July 2017
Revised: October 4, 2018

Student Responsibilities & Rights

Students with disabilities have the right to:

  1. equal access to courses, programs, services, jobs, activities and facilities available throughout the University;
  2. reasonable and appropriate accommodations that are legally mandated, as determined on an individual basis; and
  3. appropriate confidentiality of all information pertaining to their disability.


Students with disabilities have the responsibility to:

  1. meet their College’s qualifications and essential technical, academic and institutional requirements, with or without reasonable accommodations;
  2. meet the requirements of each academic course or clinical experience, with or without reasonable accommodations;
  3. provide required documentation of the disability in a timely manner, if accommodations are being requested;
  4. follow the University’s procedures for obtaining accommodations, academic adjustments, and/or auxiliary aids in a timely manner;
  5. discuss accommodations with faculty and deal with faculty concerns in a collaborative spirit; and
  6. discuss with faculty and/or the dean any problems that arise, as soon as possible.


Heidi Der, Ed.S.
Assistant Director, Learning Center & Accessibility Services
Phone: 330.325.6756
Email: accommodations@neomed.edu

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