Speech and Language Disability

  1. Definition

    Disabilities resulting from hearing loss, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities, and/or physical conditions. There may be a range of difficulties from problems with articulation or voice strength to complete absence of voice. Included are difficulties in projections, fluency problems such as stuttering and stammering, and articulating particular words or terms.

    Background Information/Strategies

  1. Possible Accommodations

    • Alternative assignments for oral class reports

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact the Office of Disability Services


Our Mission

Marquette University's Office of Disability Services is dedicated to providing equal access within the classroom setting, through the determination of appropriate accommodations, for students with documented disabilities. ODS promotes accessibility awareness through collaboration with campus partners, the development of student self-advocacy, and through consultation with the broader community. Guided by the university's mission, we strive to support the Marquette community in their efforts to educate all students on campus.