Background: The proposed policy provides individuals with disabilities--who require the assistance of a service animal--with equal opportunity to access College property, courses, programs, and activities.
Background: This procedure explains the requirements , restrictions, and responsibilities pertaining to Service animals in Training.
Background: This policy has been slightly revised to pertain only to pets as the new Policy 655 covers service animals.
Administrative policies at Lower Columbia college go through a process that includes a campus-wide review, leading to approval by the College Cabinet and Leadership Team. Revisions to policies follow the same procedure.
The Lower Columbia College Board of Trustees adopted a policy governance style of leadership that provides for a more visionary role for the Board, greater empowerment of college administration, faculty and staff, and slimmer volumes of policies and procedures.
See: Board Policies