Walking path at University of St. Thomas in Houston, TexasThe University of St. Thomas provides reasonable academic accommodations to students who request them for a disability that creates a functional impairment in the academic environment. These are not limited to physical conditions. Disabilities may be defined by the following:

  • Health impairments
  • Learning disabilities    
  • Physical limitations
  • Psychiatric conditions

The University abides by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other legal mandates. Community referrals for testing and treatment are available if needed.