Students of Determination
The American University in the Emirates abides by the Federal Law No. 29 of 2006; protecting the rights of people of determination. The country guarantees people with special needs equal opportunities in education within all educational, vocational training, adult education and continuing education institutions in regular classes or special classes with the availability of curriculum in sign language or Braille and or any other methods as appropriate.
At the American University of the Emirates, we welcome students, faculty, staff, and visitors with disabilities, and we are committed to providing an inclusive and accommodating environment. If you are a student of determination who wishes to apply to the American University in the Emirates, we encourage you to contact the Office of People of Determination for an in-person meeting. This service will provide you with an opportunity to familiarize yourself with our campus and determine how well we meet your needs. Once you enroll, the manager of the Office will advise you on the accommodation and services we provide. The Office ensures students receive the appropriate accommodation to guarantee equitable opportunities for our student population. Such accommodations may include approved extended time for exams and assignments.
The office manager is here to ensure that you get the services you need to be successful throughout your college experience.
People of Determination Resources
- Accommodation for students
- Accommodation for employees