Lewis-Clark State College has the responsibility to:
- Provide reasonable and appropriate access to all educational and co-curricular programs, services, activities, and facilities.
The Disability Services Office has the right and responsibility to:
- Maintain the integrity and rigor of the College's academic standards.
- Establish what constitutes qualifying documentation of a disability.
- Require students requesting accommodations to provide documentation of a disability.
- Determine appropriate accommodations for students with disabilities.
- Deny requests for academic accommodations that are not supported by the documentation provided to the Disability Services.
Students with disabilities have the right and responsibility to:
- Meet College academic, technical, and institutional standards.
- Have equal access to educational and co-curricular programs, services, activities, and facilities.
- Inform the Disability Services Office in a timely manner that you are an individual with a disabilty and that you are requesting accommmodations.
- Follow specific procedures for obtaining reasonable and appropriate accommodations, academic adjustments, and/or auxiliary aids as outlined.
Faculty have the right and responsibility to:
- Hold the same academic standards for students with disabilities as held for students without disabilites.
- Provide accommodations determined by Disability Services.
- Understand how a student with a disability receives/processes information and/or demonstrates mastery of a subject might vary due to reasonable accommodations.
- Consult with the Disability Services staff if questions arise regarding accommodations.
- Maintain confidentiality of students' accommodations and disability related information.