Frequently Asked Questions
Question: When do I need to submit an exam request?
Answer: You must submit requests to write term quizzes, tests or exams with SSD-King’s at least 10 days prior to the quiz/slider/exam date by doing one of the following:
- Submit an On-line Request:
Visit the Examination Services and SSD-King’s Login Page
Question: Will all my friends find out about my visit with the Accessibility Counsellor?
Answer: We are bound by a strict code of confidentiality, and information about a student will not be shared without written permission.
Question: I think I have a learning disability but I'm not sure, what do I do?
Answer: Contact Counselling and Student Development to make an appointment with an Accessibility Counsellor 519-433-3491 ext. 4321.
Question: Do I have to register with Accessibility Services every year?
Answer: Yes, you must meet with your Accessibility Counsellor every new academic session, including Fall/Winter, Intersession and Summer courses.
Question: Why do I need to let Accessibility Services know I added or dropped a course?
Answer: Accessibility Services is not automatically informed of changes in your course registration. If you do not inform us of any changes, you will not have accommodations in some of your courses.
Question: What if I miss an exam for reasons unrelated to my disability (e.g. illness or bereavement)?
Answer: You must notify the Academic Dean's Office, your instructor and Maureen Moore. If the change is related to your disability send an e-mail to your instructor and copy your Accessibility Counsellor.
Question: Do I need to speak to my professor(s) regarding my disability?
Answer: We encourage you to introduce yourself to your professor(s) and notify them that you are registered with Accessibility Services. There is no need, however for you to disclose details of your disability.