Students Seeking Accommodations

We, at the DSP, are so happy that you've decided to become a member of the University of Denver (DU) community! Whether you're a new or returning student, we'd like to emphasize the importance of planning ahead to ensure you're fully prepared to succeed. This page will provide you with a DSP roadmap that lays out the required steps you must take in order to receive the accommodations you need to thrive at DU. You've come to the right place — start the process today!

Get full details on accommodations in the DSP Student Handbook.

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Your DSP Roadmap

From the transition into college to the types of accommodations available and how to request them, the links below cover the basic steps for all students seeking accommodations from the DSP.

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    Transitioning to College

    The differences between high school and college are tremendous, and navigating the transition involves facing significant changes. The provision of accommodations for students with disabilities is no exception.

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    Determining Eligibility

    Find out if you're eligible for accommodations, how to notify the DSP, and what supporting documentation you'll need to get approved.

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    Requesting Accommodations

    We'll guide you through the process of making an accommodations request and submitting your supporting documentation.

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Learning Effectiveness Program: Your Partner for Success

Students who qualify for DSP accommodations may have the option to become a member of our partner organization, the Learning Effectiveness Program (LEP). Helping neurodiverse learners to thrive at DU since 1982, the LEP offers individualized counseling and tutoring, pre-orientation opportunities, social events, and more! Check out the LEP today!

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