Terms of Reference

Objectives:
To ensure students with disabilities are provided with proper services for their special needs during their studies at UM

Duties:

  • To recommend policies regarding students with disabilities
  • To recommend and coordinate services among different units for students with disabilities
  • To promote related services and policies to prospective students, current students and staff
  • To form workgroups as needed to implement recommendations

Report:
The Committee reports to Vice Rector (Student Affairs)

Membership:
Chairperson: Dean of Students
Members:

  • Faculty member from each academic unit, as recommended by the respective Faculty Dean or Director
  • Staff member from each academic support and administrative unit, as recommended by the respective unit head
  • Two student representatives, as recommended by SAO
  • Should input from another concerned unit become necessary in the future, the Chairperson may request the concerned unit head to appoint a representative as an additional committee member

In-attendance: 

  • Recording secretary, person-in-charge of student disability support service at Student Affairs Office

Voting
Each member will have one vote except the recording secretary 

Term:
Two academic years, renewable

Meeting:
At least one meeting will be held in each academic year

 

Rev. 003
Updated on 06/05/2015