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  • Neurodiverse
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General Information
6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
Norfolk , Virginia 23502-4101

Disability Resource Office

6300 Center Dr., Suite 100
Norfolk, 23502
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About Fortis College-Norfolk

Fortis College-Norfolk is a prestigious for-profit, private institution located in the vibrant city of Norfolk, Virginia. With a focus on providing high-quality education and career training, Fortis College-Norfolk offers a variety of programs designed to prepare students for success in their chosen fields.

One key aspect of Fortis College-Norfolk is its commitment to accessibility. The university has a 2-year accessibility score of 1, indicating that it strives to provide equal educational opportunities to all individuals, regardless of background or ability. This dedication to accessibility ensures that students from all walks of life can pursue their educational aspirations at Fortis College-Norfolk.

Located in Norfolk, Virginia, Fortis College-Norfolk benefits from being situated in a diverse and culturally rich area. Norfolk is home to a thriving arts scene, with numerous museums, galleries, and theaters for students to explore. The Chrysler Museum of Art, the Virginia Opera, and the Harrison Opera House are just a few of the cultural attractions that contribute to Norfolk’s vibrant artistic community.

In addition to its cultural offerings, Norfolk also boasts a vibrant waterfront and a rich maritime history. The city is home to the world’s largest naval base, making it a hub for military activity. Students at Fortis College-Norfolk can experience firsthand the impact and significance of the U.S. Navy on the local community, offering unique educational and career opportunities.

Moreover, the city of Norfolk offers a variety of entertainment options, ranging from lively restaurants and bars to trendy shops and boutiques. Students can explore the city’s distinct neighborhoods, such as Ghent and the Historic Ghent District, which are known for their charming architecture and unique local businesses. Norfolk is also home to the lively Waterside District and the Norfolk Botanical Garden, providing students with plenty of opportunities for leisure activities and relaxation.

Fortis College-Norfolk takes advantage of its prime location by forging strong connections with local businesses and industries. Through partnerships and collaborations, the university offers students access to valuable internships, externships, and job placement opportunities. These connections not only enhance students’ education but also increase their chances of finding rewarding employment after graduation.

At Fortis College-Norfolk, students can choose from a wide range of programs that align with their career goals and interests. The university offers programs in healthcare, dental, nursing, business, information technology, and many others. These programs combine classroom instruction with hands-on training, ensuring that students are well-prepared for their chosen professions.

With its commitment to accessibility, vibrant surroundings, and strong industry partnerships, Fortis College-Norfolk provides students with an exceptional educational experience. Whether students are seeking to launch a new career or advance in their current field, Fortis College-Norfolk offers the resources, support, and opportunities necessary for success. By providing an inclusive and enriching learning environment, Fortis College-Norfolk empowers students to achieve their educational and professional goals.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations