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Important Update:

UCO requires all students, employees and visitors to wear a mask on campus when around others, both indoors and outdoors, and practice physical distancing of at least six feet when possible. If you or someone you know has COVID-19 symptoms, has been directly exposed to COVID-19 or has tested positive, fill out UCO's COVID-19 Self-Reporting form. To learn more about current operations, view the university's coronavirus webpage. View a list of UCO's virtual services.

Select what type of student you are to find out how to request an accommodation(s). 

Prospective UCO Student 

New /Current Students (Are a current student and now need accommodation)

Returning Students (Has registered with DSS within the past two years)

Temporary Injury/Condition accommodation request

 

Prospective UCO Student:

Potential UCO students and their families are welcome to schedule an appointment with a DS Provider to learn more about our services and the registration process. You can schedule an appointment by calling the office at 405-974-2516. Students needing any accommodation(s) for the appointment should let our office know at the time of scheduling.

Individuals needing accommodations for the Residual ACT, Placement Tests, etc., call (405) 974-2516 to set an appointment with a DSS provider.  Bring to your appointment: Disability Documentation.  You may submit medical documentation that meets our Documentation Guidelines or have your doctor complete the Disability Verification Form

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New/Current Students  

1) Complete the Student Disability Registration Application (SDRA).  Documents required to upload while completing SDRA:


2)  Once the SDRA and documentation has been submitted, it will be reviewed by a DSS Provider to determine eligibility for accommodations/services.  Please note the review process may take up to 30 days.  Once eligibility is determined, you will be contacted by DSS to schedule a time to visit with a DSS Provider who will engage in an interactive process with you to determine accommodations. Please have your Student ID available when visiting DSS.

NOTE: Once you complete the SDRA, you will receive an email confirmation that your registration application has been submitted.

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Returning Students 

Students who have been, registered with DSS with accommodations within the past two years, follow the below steps:

1) Complete the Returning Student Registration Application (RSRA).  Documents required to upload while completing RSRA:

  •  Documentation: You may submit any updated medical documentation that meets our Documentation Guidelines or have your doctor complete the Disability Verification Form as needed. (optional)
  • Concise student schedule: once logged into UConnect, go to the Academics Tab, under My Schedules - select "View Concise Schedule", please upload as a PDF.

2)  Once the RSRA has been submitted, it will be reviewed by a DSS Provider to determine the continuation of accommodations/services.  Please note the review process may take up to 30 days during which time you will be contacted by DSS regarding your request for accommodations.  

NOTE: Once you complete the RSRA, you will receive an email confirmation that your registration application has been submitted.

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Temporary Accommodations for Injury and/or Conditions

There are two steps to register with Disability Support Services.

1) Complete the Student Temporary Accommodation Application (STAA).   

Documents required to upload while completing STAA:

  • Documentation:  For guidance on documentation required, review our Documentation Guidelines.  You may submit medical documentation signed by your doctor on letterhead or have your doctor complete the online Temporary Injury and/or Condition Verification Form.
  • Concise student schedule: once logged into UConnect, go to the Academics Tab, under My Schedules - select "View Concise Schedule", save as PDF.

2)  Once the STAA has been submitted, it will be reviewed by a DS Provider to determine eligibility for accommodations/services. Once eligibility is determined, you will be contacted by DSS. 

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