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Student Disability Services

Mother and daughter graduate together.Rogers State University is committed to providing students with disabilities access to educational programs and services.

Consistent with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, any student who is a qualified individual with a disability will have equal access to university programs and services.

The federal definition of a disability includes a person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more of a person’s major life activity; has a record of such impairment, or is regarded as having such impairment.

Examples of a major life activity includes but is not limited to:

  • walking
  • breathing
  • seeing
  • hearing
  • performing manual tasks
  • caring for oneself
  • learning
  • working

The impairment must meet criteria as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Steps to the Accommodation Process