Student Disability Services

About Student Disability Services

Clemson University is committed to providing educational opportunities for all students and assisting them in making their college experience successful and positive. In compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Clemson recognizes a student with a disability as anyone who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activity. SDS coordinates the provision of reasonable accommodations for students with disabilities. All reasonable accommodations are individualized, flexible and confidential based on the nature of the disability and the academic environment.

SDS Vision

To be an exemplary program for students with identified disabilities.

SDS Mission

To provide equal access for students with identified disabilities at Clemson University.

SDS Goals

To ensure that students with identified disabilities become successful Clemson students and Clemson graduates by helping students

  1. know themselves
  2. advocate effectively for themselves
  3. use what they learn about themselves and their advocacy skills in all aspects of their lives.