: TLC : Dss : Students

Services and Documentation

Disability Support Services for Students
Learning Center
Reed Library, Fourth Floor
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
Ph: (716)673-3270

Student Self-Assessment

Self-Identification Forms available:

MS Word doc format

Acrobat Reader pdf format
Get Acrobat Reader

All documentation of disability sent to the DSS office is confidential. Information about disability is not discussed nor revealed to any SUNY Fredonia faculty or staff without students' written permission.

Students requiring accommodations at the State University of New York at Fredonia must self-identify by contacting the Office of Disability Support Services and providing documentation of a disability.  Students are encouraged to complete the Student Self Identification Form and submit along with supporting documentation to:

Disability Support Services for Students
The Learning Center
Carnahan Jackson Center
Reed Library - Fourth Floor
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063

Documentation may also be faxed to (716)673-3801 or emailed to

Upon receipt, the Coordinator will review documentation to determine eligibility for services.  Once completed, the student will be notified to set up an intake meeting or request that additional information be provided.  The DSS office engages in an interactive process with each student and reviews each request on a case-by-case basis.

Documentation should include the following information:

  • Credentials of the evaluator(s)
  • A clear diagnostic statement identifying the disability
  • A description of diagnostic methodology used
  • A description of current functional limitations
  • A description of the expected progression or stability of the condition
  • A description of past and/or current accommodations the student has used
  • Recommendation for accommodations, adaptive devices or services with a rationale and justification for all requested accommodations.

Page modified 8/1/14