Students with Special Needs
Georgetown University, SFSQ is committed to providing academic support for all students and to integrating students with special needs/disabilities as fully as possible into all aspects of University life. Student Wellness & Counseling Center (SWCC) in Student Affairs fulfills this mission by providing:
- Facilities and support services to help ensure equal opportunity for students with special needs and disabilities;
- Accommodations to students with special needs and disabilities under the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act (ADAAA) of 2008 and Section 504;
- Assistance in skills areas necessary for academic achievement through individual consultations.
You can find more about definition of disabilities; what accommodations can be provided for students with disabilities and special needs; how to register for academic accommodations if you have a disability; what documentations are needed; what are the procedures for receiving academic accommodations; and what services are available for students with temporary disabilities.
Watch a web-based video on study skills, test taking and test anxiety management (The University of Akron, Marc Silling, Ph.D.).
The Student Wellness & Counseling Center is located in GU Building, rooms 1G08 to 1G19. Office hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday through Thursday. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail.