Academic Success

Student Accessibility Services

Types of Accommodations

The accommodations available at Red River College Polytechnic assist students by reducing or removing 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. Accommodations cannot compromise course objectives and essential learning outcomes.

Accommodations are student-specific. They are unique to the individual and their course (program).

Types of accommodations for students with disabilities may include, but are not limited to: