You have a visual, hearing, motor skills or other impairment (dyslexia, ADD, autism, ...) or a chronic disease? At STUVO+ we support you to maximize your succes by offering you certain accommodations.
Contact a STUVO+-member of staff to discuss the possibilities. They will put together a file, together with the necessary certificates (provided by you), and will coach you from registration till graduation. You can also ask them about external coaching options provided by the Department of Education, e.g. interpreters for the deaf. Students with dyslexia can get more information on supportive software (Sprint or Kurzweil).
Accommodations can be offered to students with:
Don't hesitate to contact the disability officer if you're wondering whether you're eligible. He/she will provide you wilth all the information you need.
Accommodations that meet your specific needs: during class and during exams
Together we will look at which accommodations (during class and/or exams) are useful and reasonable. You're not automatically entitled to accommodations. They're offered in coordination with the program.
When do you contact us?
If you think you're eligible for accommodations (during class and/or during exams) because of an impairment/disorder, please contact the disability officer before October 15th (for the 1st semester) or before March 21st (for the 2nd semester).
Students with a learning disorder (dyslexia/dyscalculia) need to contact the disability officer before October 10th, in case you need to be re-tested.
In some cases you may want to contact us before you register, for example:
The disability officer will create a file for you for which you need to provide the following documents:
Please contact your disability officer to find out which certificates are needed.
All personal information is treated with the utmost confidence. The disability officers will not disclose any personal information to a third party without your explicit consent.
The disability coach offers individual coaching. During regular coaching sessions he/she will focus on strengthening your study skills and follow-up and promote your social-emotional well-being.
This individual coaching can be used for several aspects of your student's life: