Brigham Young University. Disabled Student Support

Handicapped Student Services became Disabled Student Support in 1990 within Student Life. Teri Jensen Pratt managed Disabled Student Support (1991-1994). Disabled Student Support became Services for Students with Disabilities in 1994.


Established: 1990

Abolished: 1994

Location: Provo, Utah (1990-1994)


The mission of the office of Disabled Student Support is to assure that disabled students are provided access to university programs. Services available through this office include: qualified sign language interpreters and TDD communications; volunteer readers for visually impaired or learning-disabled students; library lockers, study rooms, audio textbooks, Braille writers, and other various technological aids. In addition, help is offered in determining appropriate class loads and preparing for a career.

Assets and Administrative Structure

Disabled Student Support reported to the dean of Student Life.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. Student Life (1990-1994)

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Handicapped Student Services (1990)

Later unit: Brigham Young University. Services for Students with Disabilities (1994)


Brigham Young University General Catalog, 1991-1992: p. 293 (Teri Jensen)

Brigham Young University General Catalog, 1993-1994: p. 330 (functions; Teri Pratt)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2011-00127

Creator: ARC