Eligibility for Services

The Disability Resource Center (DRC) serves qualified and enrolled students with disabilities at Dixie State University. A qualified student is a student who meets the academic and technical standards required for admission or participation in DSU educational programs and services.

A student may be eligible for DRC services if he or she:

  • Has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities,
  • Has a record of such impairment, or
  • Is regarded as having such impairment

Application Process

In order to determine eligibility for, and to receive accommodative services you must do the following.

  1. Self-identify as a person with a disability
  2. Contact the Disability Resource Center by phone: 435-652-7516 or in person at the North Plaza Building for application packet or print the application.
  3. Complete and return the application along with appropriate documentation. See Documentation Guidelines
  4. The Disability Resource staff will review the application and documentation and determine appropriate action:
    • Requested accommodations approved
    • Requested accommodations denied
    • Request for additional documentation
  5. DRC staff schedules a meeting with student to discuss accommodation options, implementation process, and other support services available