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Policy Statement

It is the policy of High Point University to comply with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act as amended by the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADA), the Fair Housing Act, and other applicable federal and state regulations that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability. High Point University is aware of its responsibility to provide safe, healthy housing to all students living in University Residence Halls and is committed to providing equal access to University Housing to all students with qualifying disabilities. In keeping with this obligation, it is the policy of High Point University that emotional support animals are permitted in all housing facilities in accordance with University procedures and policies. This policy includes the procedures for requesting an emotional support animal and the responsibilities of students who have emotional support animals in University Residence Halls.

If there are questions regarding High Point University’s Emotional Support animals, please see details our full policy on our Office of Accessibility Resources and Services page.