Lakeshore Technical College provides learning support services and accommodations for students with disabilities. Learning Support Services staff assists students by providing instructional support and accommodations for students with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, visual or hearing impairments, speech/language impairments and DVR clients. Learning Support Services staff is available to meet with students prior to entry into programs or classes.
Services are available to students with disabilities who are transitioning from high school and/or the community to Lakeshore Technical College. Transition staff assists students in preparing for admission to the College by providing:
The mission of the Student Disability/Accommodation Services is to be an active partner with students, faculty and staff in creating an accessible learning environment where students with disabilities have an equal opportunity to participate in all aspects of Lakeshore Technical College programs, services, and activities. The American with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (42 U.S.C & 12101. et seq), the ADA Amendment Act of 2008, and Section 504(e) of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C & 794), prohibits discrimination of persons because of their disability.
A student requesting reasonable accommodation is required to:
Accommodations are outcome neutral, and are not intended to provide any advantage or guarantee of success in a course or program. Some examples of a reasonable accommodation may include, and is not limited to:
If you have any questions about receiving accommodations, or would like to schedule an appointment, please contact the Disability/Accommodation Services Office at 920.693.1222.