STUDENTS

STUDENTS

Welcome to the Students page!  Within the Students page, you will find information on how to apply for services, documentation guidelines, confidentiality, student groups, and how to request a letter of accommodation. This approach is student driven and we will work with you to navigate the process.


Students with disabilities at the University of Pittsburgh have the right to:

  • An equal opportunity to access the courses, programs, services and activities at the University of Pittsburgh.
  • Request reasonable accommodations, academic adjustments or auxiliary aids and services.
  • Appropriate confidentiality of information regarding their disability, except as disclosures are required or permitted by law.

Students with disabilities at the University of Pittsburgh have the responsibility to:

  • Maintain institutional standards for academic performance and conduct.
  • Apply for services with Disability Resources and Services and request an accommodation.
  • Provide appropriate documentation of a disability including the functional limitation(s) of the disability and its impact on the access to and participation in courses, programs, services and activities at the University of Pittsburgh.
  • Follow published procedures for requesting accommodations, academic adjustments or auxiliary aids and services.
  • Request academic accommodations for each term.