Who is Eligible for Accommodations?
Students who have documented disabilities may be eligible to receive accommodations. Students are required to provide documentation from a registered health care professional (e.g. physician, psychologist or psychiatrist) in order to be supported with classroom and/or exam accommodations.
Red River College recognizes various major areas of disability that are likely to occur among the college population.
These include, but are not limited to:
- Mental Health Disability
- Specific Learning Disorders
- Medical Disability
- Physical or Mobility Disability
- Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Blind and Low Vision
- Deaf and Hard of Hearing
- Acquired Brain Injury
- Temporary, Chronic or Other Medical Condition
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Intellectual Disabilities
If you are student with a disability, please refer to the Disability Documentation Guide for specific requirements of the documentation you need to provide to your counsellor in Accessibility Services.
Remember that you as the student with a disability, have the responsibility of providing us with the information we need in order to best assist you. After all, you are the expert on yourself!