Disability Services Frequently Asked Questions

Click: FAQs for Students (and their parents) for answers to the following questions:

  • How do I start the process of getting accommodations at Dickinson?
  • Do I have to disclose that I have a disability? (And who would know if I did?)
  • What happens once I disclose and submit documentation of a disability?
  • What if I'm not comfortable discussing my disability or accommodations with my professor(s)?
  • Is there a deadline for disclosing and providing documentation of a disability?
  • What types of accommodations are implemented at Dickinson?
  • Will Dickinson waive or permit course substitutions for the foreign language requirement?

Professors, for Faculty FAQs, please go to the Disability Services Faculty Resources page.