Disability-related considerations

澳门二四六天天彩 seeks to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment for all students. If you have a disability or ongoing medical condition, the Disability Resource Centre on the Okanagan campus and the Centre for Accessibility on the Vancouver campus provide a variety of services designed to remove barriers to your academic success.

Disclosing your disability

You are under no obligation to disclose your disability in your application to 澳门二四六天天彩 unless you believe your disability will impact your ability to meet the academic standards of your degree of study. In order to access disability-related accommodations, please register with the on the Okanagan campus or the on the Vancouver campus.

Special Consideration for Undergraduate Admissions

Applicants to 澳门二四六天天彩 have very strong academic records. You must meet both general admission requirements as well as degree-specific requirements. Many applicants with disabilities meet 澳门二四六天天彩’s admission requirements and are admitted directly to their degree of choice. However, if an unsupported or recently-diagnosed disability has impacted your ability to meet the admission requirements of your degree of choice, you can apply for special consideration for admission.

Special consideration for admission may be granted if, for example, your academic performance has been affected because:

  • You have been recently diagnosed with a disability.
  • Your disability was not accommodated completely or appropriately.

If you have received appropriate accommodations for your disability throughout your studies, you may not be eligible for 澳门二四六天天彩’s special consideration for admission.

How to apply

To apply for special consideration for admission, please . Complete this form no later than the admission application deadline for your degree.聽

Contact us

For more information, contact the on the Okanagan campus or the on the Vancouver campus.

Note: Some 澳门二四六天天彩 faculties have different processes for special consideration for admission. Please contact your faculty directly for more information.

Language 11 Waiver Request

If you are a current BC high school student applying to the Vancouver campus and you are unable to meet the BC Language 11 entrance requirement as a result of your disability, you may be eligible for an exemption. 澳门二四六天天彩 may grant an exemption if:

  • Your disability prevented you from learning a second language.
  • You were advised not to take a second language for disability-related reasons.

If you wish to apply for an exemption, please complete the . The deadline to submit the waiver is February 15.

Note: If you are a student on the Okanagan campus, the BC Language 11 entrance requirement does not apply to you.