SUBSTITUTION REQUIREMENTS FOR ELIGIBLE STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES: 6HX-10-5.07

ADMINISTRATIVE RULES

Title: SUBSTITUTION REQUIREMENTS FOR ELIGIBLE STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

Identification: 6HX-10-5.07
Effective Date: April 22, 2015

Authority: SBE 6A-14.0261; 6A-10.041
FS 1001.64; 1001.65; 1007.264; 1007.265

Signature/Approval: Dr. Ken Atwater

PURPOSE

This rule establishes policy for Hillsborough Community College (HCC) regarding substitute admission and graduation requirements for eligible students with a disability.

RULE

HCC will provide reasonable substitutions for admission into and graduation for eligible students with a disability, where documentation can be provide that the student’s inability to meet admission and graduation requirements is related to a disability and where substitutions will not constitute a fundamental alteration in the program.

The College President will develop and maintain an administrative procedure regarding substitute requirements for admission to HCC, for admission to a specific program of study, for re-entry, and for graduation for an eligible student with a disability. The procedure shall meet the requirements as established by federal and state mandates and by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

History:

Adopted: 10/21/87; Revised: 1/12/05; Formerly: 6HX-10-3.007