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Orthopedic Conditions

A variety of orthopedic/mobility-related disabilities result from congenital conditions, accidents, or progressive neuromuscular diseases. These disabilities include (but are not limited to) conditions such as cerebral palsy, orthopedic disabilities (such as arm/hand disabilities), paralysis, spinal bifida, spinal cord injury (paraplegia or quadriplegia) and stroke, etc.

Available Support*

Some of the support available to students with orthopedic disabilities include:

  • Accessible entrances/exits
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Class scheduling to allow for extra mobility time
  • Computer software programs for self-editing, word prediction, and grammar/spell checks
  • Extended time for exams
  • Locker (assigned based on priorities)
  • Note-takers
  • Personal, academic and career track counseling
  • Program planning and advisement specific to a student's needs
  • Scribes during examinations

*PLEASE NOTE: Not all students will need all of the above services. Specific accommodations are based on the diagnostic information provided by each student and consultation with the Intake Counselor.

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