Disability Services provides institution-wide advisement, consultation, and training on disability-related topics, collaborates with partners to identify and remove barriers to foster an all-inclusive campus, and provides individual services and facilitates accommodations to students with disabilities. Disability Services promotes each student’s learning experience by facilitating accessible programs and services for and fostering self-advocacy skills within students with disabilities.
Disability Services will strive to be recognized as a progressive leader within higher education by providing students with disabilities with an environment that enriches their educational experience through pluralism, advocacy, and support.
- Assist students with disabilities in recognizing their disability as one of many important demographic characteristics which will shape their identities and influence how they perceive the world.
- Promote self-advocacy skills within students with disabilities.
- Create a diverse, inclusive, and pluralistic campus climate which fosters respect for and appreciation of the inherent worth of all individuals, at all times, and in all ways.