Academic Success

Student Accessibility Services

Types of Accommodations

The accommodations available at Red River College Polytechnic assist students with disabilities and reduce or remove the barriers a disability may pose on learning and the demonstration of knowledge. The purpose of accommodations is to “level the playing field” between students with disabilities and students who do not have disabilities. The purpose is not to provide an unfair advantage or to compromise essential learning outcomes.

Accommodations are student-specific, unique to the individual and their course (program). They are forms of assistance that are provided or arranged by Student Accessibility Services to provide equal opportunity to meet academic goals.

Types of accommodations may include, but are not limited to: