Turley Student Services Center
|Monday||7:45 am – 4:30 pm|
|Tuesday||7:45 am – 4:30 pm|
|Wednesday||7:45 am – 4:30 pm|
|Thursday||7:45 am – 4:30 pm|
|Friday||7:45 am – 12:15 pm|
Fairmont State University
1201 Locust Avenue
Fairmont, WV 26554
Under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, students with disabilities are due reasonable accommodations in their academic pursuits. A student’s disability should not unfairly interfere with his or her learning process or evaluation and grading. Through collaboration with institutional allies, networks, and community partners, Accessibility Services leadership contributes to the development of equitable higher education experiences for all students who have disabilities.
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The primary mission of the Fairmont State University Accessibility Services Office is to provide leadership and facilitate equal access to all institutional opportunities for students who have disabilities, so they may achieve their academic, personal and professional goals in preparation for responsible citizenship. To accomplish it's mission, the office of Accessibility Services:
To achieve their mission, Accessibility Services contributes to:
Student Learning and Development Domains and Dimensions
Accessibilty Services contributes to student learning and development by aligning with learning and development domains established by The Council for the Advancement of Standards:
Ethical Standards & Confidentiality
Accessibility Services has an appreciation of disability as a valued aspect of diversity and as an integral part of the the institution and postsecondary educational experience. Accessibility Services personnel:
Diversity & Equity
The Office of Accessibility Services does not discriminate on the basis of ability, age, cultural identity, ethnicity, family educational history, gender identity and expression, nationality, political affiliation, race, religious affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, economic, marital, social, or veteran status, or any other basis included in institutional policies and coeds and laws. The Office of Accessibility Services does not participate in nor condone any form of harassment that demeans persons or creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive environment.
Accessibility Services advocates for students with disabilities to have access to the same level of service from campus offices as is available to students who do not have disabilities, and to only receive services from our office that are not provided elsewhere from the institution. The Office of Accessibility Services fosters the development of a campus culture that value the diversity of disability and that values disability as a core component of diversity.