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Lake Land College - Disability Services

Student Accommodations

Disability Information, Classroom Tips & Accommodations
 
 
Physical and Mobility Disability ADA Requirements
 
The ADA requires that students with physical and mobility disability be provided with the following support services: (appropriate support services will depend on the documented type and severity of physical and mobility disability)
 
Mobility Impairments:
  • Installing ramps
  • Repositioning shelves & equipment
  • Rearranging desk & chairs
  • Installing wheelchair accessible desks & work stations
  • Widening of doors and entrances
  • Modification of rest rooms

Manual Impairments:
  • Notetakers
  • Taped lectures
  • Oral or extended test time (based upon the severity of manual impairment)
  • Extended time for assignments
 
Source: Garrett III, Frank B. Presentation: "Providing Educational and Services to Students with Disabilities Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act." Community College Administrators' Conference. September 20, 1994.
 
 
For additional information please contact Andy Gaines, Counselor/Coordinator of Student Accommodations at 217-234-5259/ againes@lakeland.cc.il.us or Meghan McGreevy- Graduate Assistant at 217-234-5062/ mmcgreevy@lakeland.cc.il.us