A Guide to Disability Rights Laws
This guide provides an overview of Federal civil rights laws that ensure equal opportunity for people with disabilities. To find out more about how these laws may apply to you, contact the agencies and organizations listed below.
Virginia Department of Education: College Guide for Students with Disabilities
This guide provides awareness of the needs of college-bound students. Specifically the guide is to be used to assist students and their parents in the transition from high school to postsecondary education settings. It helps clarify how students should seek appropriate academic accommodation and services. It is important to note that this guide references Virginia state law which may differ that Connecticut state laws.
College Resources for Students with Disabilities
Prospective college students with disabilities will find that many campuses are equipped with offices and services that address accessibility, accommodation, and assistive technology for a diverse range of needs. Student services offices and disability coordinators at many colleges work to make campuses inclusive environments through specialized advocacy, support, and academic services.