Eligibility for Accommodations

AccessAbility Services at Mount Holyoke College serves students who provide current and appropriate documentation of a physical and/or mental impairment (disability) that substantially limits them in a major life activity. Major life activities include, but are not limited to, caring for oneself, performing manual tasks, seeing, hearing, eating, sleeping, walking, standing, lifting, bending, speaking, breathing, learning, reading, concentrating, thinking, communicating, and working. A major life activity also includes the operation of a major bodily function, including but not limited to, functions of the immune system, normal cell growth, digestive, bowel, bladder, neurological, brain, respiratory, circulatory, endocrine, and reproductive functions. – Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (Sec. 12102)