Accommodation Appeal Process
This appeal process shall apply to situations where a student has followed the established procedures to request accommodations on the basis of a disability, and the request has been denied. All other student grievances shall follow the college’s procedures outlined in the LCCC student handbook.
- The student should discuss the concerns with the individual(s) responsible for providing the accommodation within 5 working days of requesting the accommodation. This individual could be an instructor or staff member of Disability Support Services.
- If unresolved, the student shall ﬁle a written appeal within 5 working days to Disability Support Services. The written appeal shall state the accommodation, initial reason for denial, and why the accommodation should not be denied. The ADA Compliance Coordinator will review the case within 5 working days of the student’s written appeal and render a decision within 5 working days.
- If still unresolved, the student shall ﬁle a written appeal to the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Student Development within 5 working days after the ADA Compliance Coordinator's decision.
- The Vice President will render a decision within 5 working days and that decision is ﬁnal.