The University of Mississippi's Office of Student Disability Services
Procedures For Receiving Specific Classroom Accommodations Each Semester
The following procedures are intended for those students who have been verified as eligible to receive academic accommodations.
Accommodations are not automatically assigned each semester. In order to receive classroom accommodations each semester, verified students must complete the following steps each semester:
STEP 1: Meet with an academic advisor to review the course schedule. After this meeting, the advisor will lift the registration hold on the student's account so the student may register. . Please note, SDS does not provide academic advising for students with disabilities, nor can we remove the registration hold from a student's account. Click here for more information about academic advising.
STEP 2: Register for classes. Students may register by telephone or by computer.
STEP 3: Meet with the Program Assistant at the Office of Student Disability Services in order to:
a. Complete and sign a Classroom Accommodations Request Form .
b. Read and sign other forms as required for accommodations (for instance, Request for Books on Tape, Notetaking Responsibility Form, etc.).
c. Sign and receive Instructor Notification of Classroom Accommodations forms.
STEP 4: Meet with each instructor to deliver the Notification forms and discuss accommodations. Students should make appointments to meet with each instructor in order to discuss the implementation of approved accommodations in each class.
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