Reply To: Too late for accommodations?

Penny Williams

You will be much more likely to get approved for accommodations in college if you had accommodations in high school. If you don’t try to get at least a 504 plan now, you may have a much harder time getting accommodations in college. Now, if you appear to be doing well at school, you may not get approved for accommodations right now — that’s not supposed to be the only criteria, by law, but it’s often what schools use to measure need.

In college there’s a whole department for challenged learners to help them navigate and succeed. They will tell you how to go about getting accommodations.

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