Residential Life and Disability Housing Policies and Procedures
All requests for disability related housing accommodations need to be reviewed and approved by the Office of Disability Services.
The Office of Residential Life at Keene State College forwards all medical, psychological, or disability related requests to the Office of Disability Services where the information is kept confidential. We seek to ensure consistency in evaluating requests while at the same time carefully exploring each individual situation. To aid this process, requests will need to include:
As appropriate to the condition, documentation should include:
In addition to the basic documentation for a condition listed above, recommendation from the treating professional are welcome and will be given consideration in evaluating a request. Recommendations should:
Deadlines for Requesting Housing Accommodations
Students requesting housing accommodations through the Office of Disability Services must do so in addition to following all regular housing procedures and deadlines.
Please forward documentation supporting your request to:
Office of Disability Services, Keene State College, 229 Main St., Keene, NH 03435-2609 or fax to a confidential line at 603-358-2313.
Students are welcome to call 603-358-2353 to make an appointment to discuss documentation and requests. Students will be notified in writing explaining the committee's findings and recommendations shortly after the proper documentation and formal request is received.