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Disability Services (DS)

Students studying outsideThe University of St. Thomas provides reasonable accommodations to students who request academic accommodation due to a disability that imposes impairment in the learning environment. Disabilities may be defined by the following:

  • Learning disabilities       
  • Health impairments 
  • 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. To receive accommodations students must provide information to validate that a disability exists. Each student’s situation is individually assessed and reviewed. 

For more information, please contact the C&DS office and explore the links below.