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Concourse Statement

ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act)

Legal Responsibility

It is the policy of Wilmington College to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008 (ADA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable federal and state regulations that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability.

Person with disabilities – any person who has a physical or mental condition which substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such a condition, or is regarded as having such a condition. (ADA, 1990)

Major life activities include caring for one self, performing manual tasks, walking, seeing, hearing, speaking, breathing, learning, and working. Basically, any function that is performed routinely by individuals is considered a major life activity.

If you have a documented disability that requires accommodations, contact the Director of Accessibility and Disability Services, located in 111 Robinson Communication Center, at 937-481-2444 or,. For more information, visit the Disability Services website