Bryant University supports students who self-identify with disabilities
and provide documentation of their disability from an appropriate source.
Bryant University professional staff members serve as advocates for students
with disabilities and assist them in achieving equal access to all University
programs and services. If students have disabilities that may require
accommodations, it is incumbent upon the student to contact the designated
- For physical disabilities, contact Judy Farrell,
Advisor to Students with Disabilities in Health Services, at 401-232-6220;
TDD: 401-231-2860; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individuals with permanent or temporary physical disabilities who wish
to obtain handicapped parking passes should contact the Department of
Public Safety 401-232-6001.
- For psychiatric or psychological disabilities, contact
William Phillips, Director of Counseling Services, at 401-232-6045.
- For learning disabilities, contact Sally Risconscente,
Assistant Director, Academic Center for Excellence (ACE), Learning Disability
Services, at 401-232-6746. Students with learning disabilities submit documentation
and request academic accommodations through (ACE). Comprehensive documentation,
completed within the past three years, must address the current impact
of disability on the student's academic performance. Bryant's Guidelines
for Documentation may be accessed at http://web.bryant.edu/~ace/ld_services.html.
It is the student's responsibility to schedule an appointment at ACE
at the start of each semester to discuss accommodation requests.
Notice of Nondiscriminatory
Policy as to Students
admits students of any race, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion,
color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs,
and activities generally afforded or made available to students at the
school. It does not discriminate unlawfully on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference or orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, ethnicity, disability or veteran status
in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship
and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.
In addition, Bryant University does not discriminate unlawfully against
persons with a disability and is in full compliance with the Rehabilitation
Act of 1973 as amended and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Inquiries/complaints with regard to disabled student
issues should be directed to the Director of Health Services, Bryant
University, Smithfield, RI 02917-1284, who has been designated by Bryant
University to coordinate the institution’s efforts to comply with
the Rehabilitation Act and the ADA: Phone: 401-232-6220; TDD:
401-231-2860; e-mail: email@example.com
Persons may also contact Director, U.S. Department of Education,
Office of Civil Rights, Region One, Boston, MA 02109 regarding the University’s
compliance with regulations.