Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Eligibility for Services

You are eligible for accessibility services if you have documented permanent disabilities such as:

  • Chronic health impairment
  • Visual impairment/blind
  • Mobility impairment
  • Mental health disability
  • Neurological impairment
  • Deaf/hearing impaired
  • Physical disability
  • Learning disability

If you need accessibility services, please provide Accessibility Services with current documentation from a certified health-care professional who has specific training, the appropriate professional designation and expertise in the diagnosis of conditions for which the services are requested. Such documentation must address the functional impact of the disability.

Examples of certified health-care professionals include physicians or medical specialists, opthamologists, audiologists, psychiatrists, registered clinical psychologists, school psychologists (BCASP-registered if in BC), neurologists and neuropsychologists.

Please contact Accessibility Services at least 12 weeks before your intended course start date to determine your eligibility and to allow for enough lead time to arrange services and accommodations.