Students With Disabilities

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Requesting and Negotiating a Reasonable Accommodation

Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) mandates that employers with 15 or more employees must offer reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities. Nevertheless, it is incumbent upon the employee to communicate to the employer the necessity for …

By The Loeb Center
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What Are Reasonable Accommodations at Work (and How to Request Them)?

This article provides insights into reasonable accommodations at work, defining them as adjustments to the hiring process, work environment, or job responsibilities to facilitate employees with disabilities in applying for or performing their jobs. It emphasizes when an accommodation is …

By The Loeb Center
The Loeb Center
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Job Searching With a Disability | How to Prepare for the Interview Process

This article provides guidance for job seekers with disabilities on navigating the interview process. It covers considerations when scheduling an interview, such as assessing the organization’s disability-friendliness and checking accessibility. The article also discusses the decision of when and how …

By The Loeb Center
The Loeb Center
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155 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002