Documentation & Access

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) is a law that makes available a free appropriate public education to eligible children with disabilities throughout the nation and ensures special education and related services to those children. The IDEA governs how states Read More …

Access & Accommodations

Test Modification The most common modifications for exams are extended time and testing in a reduced distraction environment. It is acceptable for an instructor to provide the extra time and distraction reduced environment if the arrangement is agreeable with the Read More …

Reasonable & Unreasonable Accommodations

Personal Needs The University is not responsible to provide attendants, individually prescribed devices, readers for personal use or study, or other devices or services of a personal nature. Personal needs that necessitate an attendant are the responsibility of the student. Read More …

Service Animals

Definition of a Service Animal According to the U.S. Department of Justice: Service animals are defined as dogs that are individually trained to do work or perform tasks for people with disabilities. Examples of such work or tasks include guiding people Read More …

Grievance Procedure

Methodist University Grievance Process for Students Who Believe They Have Been Denied Reasonable Accommodations or Subjected to Discrimination Because of a Disability General Information Students with disabilities are responsible for contacting Accessibility & Disability Services if reasonable accommodations are not Read More …

Accessibility & Disability Services

Mission Methodist University is committed to giving students with disabilities equal access to an education firmly grounded in the liberal arts tradition; to nurture moral values and ethical decision making; to prepare students for a variety of careers; and to Read More …