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Coronavirus Information

Accommodations and COVID-19

March 17, 2020

In response to the health risks associated with COVID-19, Red River College is in the process of transitioning from classroom delivery to alternative delivery models, including online learning.    

Accessibility Services is committed to providing reasonable academic accommodations to students with disabilities for all RRC classes, including those delivered in an online manner.   

New Students

If you are not yet registered with Accessibility Services, and would like to request accommodations, please make an appointment with counsellor 

Current Students

If you are already registered with Accessibility Services and would like to request a telephone meeting with your counsellor, please email your counsellor directly 

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services will continue to provide ASL-English interpreting and note-taking during the College closure. If students require ASL-English interpreters for tutoring sessions, group work or other, please complete the booking form.  

For more information, please contact Jill Patterson via email jpatterson@rrc.ca or 204-795-2331 (cell). 

Exam Accommodations

For each online quiz/test/exam for which you would like to receive exam accommodations, please complete and submit an electronic Exam Request Form.   

As per Exam Accommodations procedures, please submit your Exam Request Form at least 7 days’ in advance of the exam date, whenever possible.   

NOTE: Students will need to download a copy of the Exam Request Form, fill in the required information, and save the edited file. The edited file then needs to be attached to an email to either: 

Students will receive an email response confirming receipt of the request form. If you do not get a response, please follow-up to ensure that we have received it.

Assistive Technology and Alternate Format Material

For assistance with assistive technology and alternate format material, please contact Lori Walkow. 

Keep up to date with the latest RRC information on rrc.ca/coronavirus