Students: Accommodations & Services

Accommodations for students with disabilities are intended to provide equal access to courses, services and programs. Students must self-identify as needing accommodations to SAS and then must register and provide documentation to substantiate the need for accommodations.

Examples of Accommodations and Services

Brown provides a range of accommodations and and services to registered students with dcoumented disabilities or medical conditions. Accommodations and services are provided based on student needs and are determined on a case by case basis.

The following are a few examples of the range of accommodations and services provided:

  • Extra time on examinations
  • Use of the Accessibility Shuttle, offering point to point rides on campus
  • Accessible housing
  • Access to print materials in an enlarged or alternate format
  • Sign language interpreters

Accommodations may not fundamentally alter essential components of a course or curriculum.