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Academic Support

Disability Services

Welcome! Your success is important to us, and we are here to help you.  

Mission:

To ensure all students at Southern California University of Health Sciences receives equal and fair treatment throughout their education, regardless of disability.
Examples of short term disability: nursing mothers, injury, etc.
Examples of long term disability: dyslexia, cerebral palsy.

SCU Promises to:

  • Ensure services for students with disabilities follows the student code of ethics set forth by the Association of Higher Education and Disabilities.
  • Serve as an advocate for a student with disabilities to ensure equal access
  • Provide disability representation on relevant campus committees
  • Provide referral information to students with disabilities regarding campus and community resources
  • Provide consultation with faculty regarding academic accommodation and compliance with legal responsibilities as well as instructional, programmatic, physical and curriculum modifications
  • Provide individual disability awareness training for campus constituencies
  • Maintain records that document the plan for the provision of selected accommodations
  • Determine appropriate academic adjustments consistent with student documentation

For more information about disability services please contact:  

​Rose Anne Towers 
RoseAnneTowers@scuhs.edu