All requests for accommodations must be submitted to Caitlin Bechard. Accommodations will not be established prior to a student speaking with and submitting appropriate documentation to Caitlin Bechard.

Rochester College Students with Disability Accommodation Policy

In compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 Rochester College provides reasonable accommodation(s) to qualified students with disabilities.

A qualified student with a disability is a person who meets the academic and nonacademic admission criteria essential to participate in the program in question and who, with or without reasonable accommodation(s), can perform the essential functions of the program or course requirements.

Academic Support facilitates reasonable accommodation(s) and support services for qualified students with a properly documented disability. A disability is a physical or mental impairment substantially limiting one or more major life activities. Written documentation, current within three years, from an appropriate professional is required.

All academic accommodations must go through Caitlin Bechard ( in the Academic Center for Excellence. Please carefully read the full policy attached below:

Accommodation Policy IDEA IEP’s, 504 Plans, and College Accommodations Service & Emotional Support Animal Policy