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Health Conditions and Impairments

Health Conditions, Mobility, Hearing, Speech, or Visual Impairment 

To be eligible for services, qualified students with disabilities including health conditions, mobility, hearing, speech, or visual impairments who meet the technical and academic standards of Auburn University at Montgomery (AUM) must submit to the Center for Disability Services (CDS) current documentation by a qualified provider which describes the disability as outlined below.
A letter, report, or other medical documentation from treating physician, orthopedic specialist, audiologist, speech pathologist, or ophthalmologist (as appropriate) including:

  1. Clearly stated diagnosis.
  2. Defined levels of functioning and any limitations.
  3. Current treatment and medication.
  4. Current letter/report (within six months of enrollment date), dated and signed.

As defined in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. qualified students with disabilities who meet the technical and academic standards at Auburn University at Montgomery are entitled to reasonable accommodations.