Class Description

If you have a disability and would like to request
classroom accommodations please contact us at or 706-542-7062.

Click here to go to the Professional Education Portal

Title: Certificate in Diversity and Inclusion (CDI): Best Practices for Accommodating Students & Employees with Disabilities
Instructor: Kieran Morrow, JD/MSW, Assistant Director Equal Opportunity Office & Applicant Clearinghouse and Catherine Ashe, Senior Coordinator Disability Services Date: April 9 Time: 9:00am-11:00am
Location: via ZOOM
This class will discuss the Universitys compliance obligations under Section 504 and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as relates to UGA students, employees, and other University community members with disabilities. The class will explain the respective responsibilities of the person with a disability and the University in terms of making requests for accommodations and participating in the interactive process to determine if a reasonable accommodation can be provided. The class will also explain the respective roles of UGAs Disability Resource Center, Human Resources and the Equal Opportunity Office in responding to requests for accommodations and insuring legal compliance, and will discuss examples of reasonable accommodations. This class also counts as an elective towards the Certificate of Diversity and Inclusion (CDI).

Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 614 454 675

Dial by your location:(646)558-8656 Meeting ID: 614 454 675