The University of Charleston is committed to achieving equal educational opportunity and full participation for persons with disabilities.
The Academic Success Center works to ensure that enrolled students receive reasonable accommodations for documented disabilities in compliance with provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans
with Disabilities Act Amendment of 2008. The Academic Success Center also provides special information for faculty.
Accommodations are adaptations and changes made to elements of a student's post-secondary program that help to compensate for the student's impairment(s) and provide equal access to students with disabilities. Here are the basics: