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  • Neurodiverse
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2000 Westmoreland Street, Suite A
Richmond , Virginia 23230

Disability Resource Office

2000 Westmoreland Street, Suite A
Richmond, VA 23230
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About Fortis College-Richmond

Located in Richmond, Virginia, Fortis College-Richmond is a private for-profit post-secondary institution that offers a variety of programs for students seeking career-focused education. With a commitment to providing accessible education, the college aims to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary for success in their chosen fields.

As a two-year college, Fortis College-Richmond offers a range of programs that provide students with a solid foundation in their desired career paths. Whether students are interested in healthcare, business, or technology fields, the college’s diverse program offerings cater to a wide range of interests and career goals. Through a combination of theoretical coursework and hands-on training, students acquire practical skills that can be directly applied to their future careers.

One of the distinguishing features of Fortis College-Richmond is its emphasis on career placement and preparation. The college recognizes the importance of ensuring that its graduates are well-prepared to enter the workforce. To this end, it maintains relationships with local employers, helping students connect with potential job opportunities upon graduation. By fostering these connections, Fortis College-Richmond strives to enhance the employability of its students and support them in their transition from education to the professional world.

In terms of accessibility, Fortis College-Richmond prides itself on its commitment to providing accessible education to all individuals. This commitment is reflected in its accessibility score of 1, indicating that the college has taken measures to accommodate individuals with disabilities. This ensures that students of diverse backgrounds and abilities have the opportunity to pursue their educational goals at the college. By providing an inclusive learning environment, the college aims to create a supportive community where all students can thrive.

Beyond the college itself, students at Fortis College-Richmond are also fortunate to benefit from the surrounding area. Richmond, Virginia, is a vibrant and culturally rich city with a rich history and numerous attractions. Students can explore the city’s art and culture scene by visiting the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts or catching a show at the historic Landmark Theater. For those with a love for the outdoors, the James River offers opportunities for kayaking, hiking, and other recreational activities. Additionally, Richmond is known for its thriving food scene, with a wide variety of restaurants and eateries that cater to diverse tastes.

Overall, Fortis College-Richmond provides students with an accessible and career-focused education that equips them with the skills needed for success in their chosen fields. With its range of program offerings, commitment to career placement, and dedication to inclusivity, the college strives to empower students to achieve their educational and professional goals. Situated in the vibrant city of Richmond, students also have the opportunity to enjoy the numerous cultural and recreational offerings that the area has to offer.

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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