Accommodated Learning Centre

Supporting your Learning

The Accommodated Learning Centre facilitates equitable learning supports in the university environment for students with a wide range of documented disabilities.

Students with Disabilities Grant funding, through Alberta Ministry of Advanced Education, enhances our university's capacity to provide timely services, supports, and accommodations for students with disabilities seeking assistance so that they may seamlessly and successfully fully participate in their programs of study.


The Accommodated Learning Centre has sourced and created a variety of Learning Resources that have been made accessible to all students. Please navigate to our "Resources" tab where you can find resources for Academic Writing Assistance, Accessibility Features, Time Management, Online Learning, Wellness, and more!

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Providing equitable access to the post-secondary environment

Accommodated Learning Centre 
4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4

B760, University Hall
Phone: 403-329-2766
Emailalc@uleth.ca

 

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:00pm
[Excluding Statutory Holidays]

 

IMPORTANT DATES & EVENTS


Upcoming Workshops at the Student Success Centre:

Oct 5 & 7: Preparing for Exams
Stuck in a cycle of cramming for exams? We will cover why starting early is key, how to prepare for different types of exams and strategies you can use during your test.

Oct 5 (In-person); link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=3078

Oct 7 (Zoom); link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=3079

Oct 12 & 14: Habits for Success
Success doesn’t happen overnight. Instead, it is often the result a series of small habits built up over time. Join us to learn about the power of habits and how they can support your academic goals.

Oct 12 (In-person); link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=3080

Oct 14 (Zoom); link to register: https://myexperience.uleth.ca/events.htm?evtId=3081

 

Upcoming Workshops at the ALC and Counselling Services:

Oct 4 (5-part series): Attention & Skill Development
Intended for students with an ADD/ADHD diagnosis, this workshop series provides knowledge, skills and tools for success in navigating university and employment. Students meet in person each Tuesday from 2:30 to 4:00pm. Register at counselling.services@uleth.ca

October 13 (4-part series): Exam Anxiety
Provide tools and strategies to manage exam anxiety. Sessions include an introduction to exam anxiety, grounding exercises, normalizing anxiety, and strategic studying techniques. Register at: counselling.services@uleth.ca

 

 

EXAM BOOKING

ALC POLICY SIGNING DATES
Fall 2022 Semester
  • Regular Policy Signing:  Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - [Day after the Add/Drop deadline]
  • Policy Forms will be sent to registered ALC students via DocuSign. 

*** Please be advised, the ALC Policy Form MUST be signed in order to receive access to Exam Booking option in Clockwork

ClockWork - Book Your Exam Here

Students who are registered with the Accommodated Learning Centre can book their exams/quizzes by following the link below:

Link to Clockwork booking page

Click here to book your exams

For additional help, please see 

ALC Exam Booking Manual

Please note, the ALC Policy Form MUST be signed in order to receive access to Exam Booking option in Clockwork.

Please be advised that all requests for exams that are taking place during the regular semester must be booked a minimum of 7 days prior to the examination date.  Early exam requests are encouraged.  Please refer to the policy form for final exam booking deadlines.

If you are having any issues booking your exams through ClockWork or have any questions, please contact the ALC office.

Svitlana Payant (Exam Coordinator)
Phone Number: 403-394-3949
Email Address: exam.accommodations@uleth.ca

Test accommodations include
but are not limited to:

  • 2x or 1.5x additional time for exams, tests and quizzes
  • Private room
  • Word Processor
  • ‘KURZWEIL’
  • ‘DRAGON’
  • Use of a calculator

Classroom accommodations include
but are not limited to:

  • Tape-record lectures
  • Use of a Note Taker
  • Educational assistant
  • Laptop
  • FM System
  • Preferential seating

Out of class accommodations include
but are not limited to:

*Accommodations are dependent upon the student's disability, supporting paperwork as well as academic requirements.

  • Use of a Tutor
  • Use of an Academic Strategist
  • Alternate Format Textbooks
  • LD software
  • Speech dictation software
  • Screen Reader
  • The Accommodated Learning Centre offers a range of services to accommodate our students with their learning needs. Many service costs can be covered by government grants depending on eligibility. 

    Funding - Services and Equipment Grant Hand Out

In order to apply for funded supports, you must first complete your Alberta Student Aid application, then make an appointment to meet with the ALC team to discuss your eligibility (based on documentation strength and recommendations), and fill out a Schedule 4. 

 Sample Schedule 4

*** Please note:

Grant applications currently take up to eight weeks to process and approve. This is an Alberta Student Aid timeline that is not under our control. We recommend you consider this when making requests and plan accordingly.

 

  • Student Aid applications are a requirement to determine eligibility; those who do not qualify are still afforded other opportunities for support.

     

For more information please contact the ALC Office at alc@uleth.ca

Neermal-Kaur Mohindee
Accounts Coordinator
Phone Number: 403-394-3967 
Email Address: n.mohindee@uleth.ca 

The Accommodated Learning Centre is pleased to have employment opportunities for current students 

Click here to view our current casual Student Employment Opportunities

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