Syllabus Statement - Health and Wellness Center - Penn State Altoona

Student Disability Resources

Syllabus Statement

It is suggested that the following statement be included in each course syllabus.

If you have a documented disability you are advised to notify both your instructor and the Student Disability Resources office to request specific classroom accommodations based on your disability. Classroom accommodations are only provided when a certifying accommodation form is presented by the student from the Student Disability Resources office. Student Disability Resources is located in the Health and Wellness Center.

Welcome to the Student Disability Resources at Penn State Altoona. At Penn State, we are committed to providing a welcoming, encouraging, and empowering environment for students with disabilities to ensure equal access, full participation and reasonable accommodations for their academic pursuits. Student Disability Resources is responsible for coordinating support services, reasonable academic accommodations, and promoting disability awareness in the university community. I encourage you to consider participation on the Penn State Altoona Student Disability Resources Advisory Board if you would like to have a more active role in enhancing the services to students at Penn State Altoona who receive services. Please contact the Health and Wellness Center at or 814-949-5540 for additional information.