Summary of Student Procedures for Accessing Reasonable Academic Adjustments at Woodbury
· New Students: A hard copy version of this form is available at SOAR (orientation) or in teh Whitten Student Center. Alternately, folllow link on Woodbury portal (my.woodbury.edu) for Advising and Academic Support / Special Needs
2. Documentation: Provide proper documentation as specified below, under General and Comprehensive Documentation.
3. Discuss requested accommodations: Schedule an appointment with the Disabilities Coordinator at (818) 252-5232, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Bring all special needs documentation and applicable class concerns.
4. Notifying professors: Complete a Notification of Approved Special Needs (NASN) release form with the Disabilities Coordinator at least two weeks prior to the start of the class. Bring this completed form to all faculty for whom you are requesting academic adjustments. The Disabilities Coordinator can assist if/when necessary, but will not substitute for you, the student, initiating this conversation with your faculty. A delay in completing any of the above will delay the provision of accommodations
Special Needs at Woodbury University
Woodury prides itself on supporting an inclusive, supportive environment for students, faculty, and staff.
Special Needs Advisory Committee
The mission of the Special Needs Advisory Committee (SNAC) is to discuss best practices in providing current ADA/disabilities-related information and subsequent relevant education for faculty, staff, and students.
SNAC meets 3-4 times per semester to review and assess university inlcusive practices and procedures.
Committee members include: (updated 10/22/13)
Eric Schockman, ITS
Kristin King, ARCH
Annie Chu, ITS
Jenny Hu, SBUS
Angela Diamos, MCD
Angelo Camillo, SBUS
David Davis, Library
Ruben Rodriguez, OSD