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Goals and Objectives

  • To prohibit discrimination against qualified students with disabilities
  • To reduce or eliminate physical, academic and attitudinal barriers
  • To provide reasonable accommodations
  • To maintain the strictest of student confidentiality
  • To develop a shared responsibility and community for individuals with disabilities
  • To assist the student in self-advocacy
  • To assist the student in problem solving
  • To guide the student to possible resources on campus or in the community
  • To be sensitive to the individual personalities of students, whether it be in communicating their needs or an attempt to maintain dignity with a very difficult issue
  • To serve as liaison with faculty when a medical emergency necessitates an extended absence

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