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UMN disability resource center struggles with testing demands

Thursday, December 14, 2017

The University of Minnesota Disability Resource Center is seeking faculty help to support growing numbers of students using testing accommodations on campus.

With the existing test-taking facility filled over capacity for the last several years, the DRC has resorted to using spaces like offices and even using a hotel to accommodate students. DRC leadership says if the University doesn’t allocate more resources to testing accommodations, they won’t be able to serve all the students who need them.

Read the MN Daily story.


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