We serve as a resource to assist faculty and staff as they educate and interact with students with disabilities, providing advice and training as needed.
Florida Southern College and Student Disability Services promote universal design practices in facilities, communication, and instruction. If you wish to document a disability and apply for academic accommodations, please contact Dr. Marcie Pospichal, Associate Vice President of Student Support. Her office is in the Rogers Building Room 120. You may also call her at (863) 680-4197 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.
If you anticipate or experience any barriers to learning based on disability, please let Dr. Pospichal know so solutions can be explored.
For more information on disability accommodations and access, please visit the Student Disability Services page.
Student Disability Services promotes universal design practices in facilities, communication, and instruction. Universal design is the design of products and environments to be usable by all people, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation or specialized design.
Here is a checklist for you to use when considering universal design of instruction:
For more information on Universal Design, please visit The DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) Center’s website at: www.washington.edu/doit.