Office of Student Life

Disability Services

Qualifying Conditions


Disability Services provides academic accommodations for students with documented disabilities. Listed below are examples of conditions that would qualify a student for services. This is not a comprehensive list. Students are welcome to speak with an Access Specialist about their specific situation and if they would qualify for services.

  • Mental health conditions (e.g. anxiety, depression, bipolar, PTSD)
  • Chronic health conditions (e.g. cancer, diabetes, Crohn's Disease, epilepsy)
  • Learning disabilities (e.g. dyscalculia, dyslexia)
  • Temporary injuries (e.g. broken arm/leg, concussion, surgery recovery)
  • Blind/low vision
  • D/deaf or Hard of Hearing
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Mobility conditions (e.g. Cerebral Palsy, paraplegia, quadriplegia)
  • Pregnancy-related medical complications

COVID-19 Information: If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19, please follow the University’s guidelines for self-quarantine (click here). If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms that are significantly impacting your coursework, or if you have a CDC-identified higher risk medical condition, please contact SLDS. We would like to discuss these impacts with you and how you may be eligible for disability accommodations.