Students who seek accommodations at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln must provide documentation of their disability from an appropriate, licensed professional or it can be educational information such as an Individual Education Plan (IEP), 504 Plan, Summary of Progress (SOP) or other information about a students’ education and accommodation history. The information should include the diagnosed condition, the treatment being provided (if any) and any disability related recommendations.
(The full University of Nebraska – Lincoln Documentation Policy can be found under Prospective Students)
Steps to receive services at the university:
- Fax or deliver copies of your disability documentation (diagnosis) to 402-472-0080; 232 Canfield Administration Building.
- Once your disability information has been received in the SSD office our staff will contact you to schedule an appointment.
- After your Accommodation Plan is finalized, you must attend a service orientation or meet individually with one of the professional staff members to implement academic accommodations (extended time on tests, class notes, etc.) for each of your classes.