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Policies & Procedure Manual: Physical or Mental Impairment


1. Any physiological disorder or condition, cosmetic disfigurement, or anatomical loss affecting one or more of the following body systems: neurological; musculoskeletal; special sense organs; respiratory; genitourinary; hemic and lymphatic; skin; and endocrine; or

2. Any mental or psychological disorder, such as mental retardation, organic brain syndrome, emotional or mental illness, and specific learning disabilities.

A qualified individual with a disability is someone whose experience, education, and/or training enable the person, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform the essential requirements of an academic course or program.

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