In order to receive disability-related accommodations and/or services from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (UCCS), students are required to submit documentation of disability to verify eligibility under the Americans with Disabilities Act, the ADA Amendments Act (ADA AA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and UCCS Disability Services policy.
Documentation should include a description of the disability and its current impact in an educational setting, past use and effectiveness of accommodations, and recommendations for accommodations that are logically related to the impact of the disability. Please keep in mind, however, that Disability Services will make the final determination of reasonable accommodations.
Types of documentation that may be helpful include, but are not limited to, the following:
Documentation should be provided on official letterhead with the name, title, professional credentials, address, phone number, and signature of the evaluator, as well as the date of the report. No hand written notes or prescription pad notes.
Please keep the following in mind:
For additional information, please contact Disability Services.