Students with Disabilities: Rights and Rules

Student Rights, Responsibilities and Grievance Process


  • You have the right to confidentiality.

  • You have the right to equal access to programs, classes, and facilities.

  • You have the right to have reasonable accommodations provided.

  • You have the same rights granted to every student at Blue Ridge Community College.


  • You must disclose your disability to receive services.

  • You must provide documentation of your disability from a qualified professional.

  • You must request specific accommodations.

  • You must meet with the counselor when appointments are scheduled.

  • You must pick up, complete, and return the Disability Services Office paperwork at the beginning of each term.

  • You must comply with all policies, codes and regulations of Blue Ridge Community College.