Student Disability Services is committed to providing assistance to students that will facilitate their independence and academic progress. Students should utilize these services to support their academic goals. Reasonable accommodations are based on appropriate documentations and 残疾-related needs, 而不是欲望. Students should be aware that services will be designed in a manner to remove barriers in the classroom that could hinder a student’s ability to learn. Services are not intended to give the student an unfair advant年龄 over other students in the class. Each case will be viewed individually and determinations made upon the documentation submitted and discussion with the student. When providing accommodation for disabilities, institutions of higher education are not required to lower academic standards or compromise the integrity of the school or program.
的 Student Disability Services Handbook has been developed to provide students with an outline of the services provided by Student Disability Services (SDS). If you have additional needs, which are not specifically addressed, please contact the SDS office.
的 Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) is the civil rights guarantee for persons with disabilities in the United States. It provides protection from discrimination for individuals on the basis of 残疾. 的 ADA extends civil rights protection for people with disabilities to 就业 in the public and private sectors, 运输, 公共设施, services provided by state and local government, and telecommunications.
EOSC faculty include the following statement in the course syllabi each semester:
教师, 工作人员, and administ比n at Eastern Oklahoma State College will adhere to the policies as set in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and are committed to making reasonable accommodations for all with disabilities who are qualified to be in an Associate 学位 program. Eastern’s learning platform for 在线 course delivery (Blackboard Learn) also meets accessibility standards.
Eastern Oklahoma State College, in compliance with Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Executive Order 11246 as amended, and Title IX of the 教育 Amendments of 1972 (Higher 教育 Act), the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and other federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, 国家的起源, 遗传信息, 性, 年龄, 性取向, 性别认同, 宗教, 残疾, 或者退伍军人的身份, 在它的任何政策中, practices or procedures. This provision includes, but is not limited to admissions, 就业, 金融援助, and educational services.