"Give me a fish and I eat today. Teach me to fish, and I eat for a lifetime!"

Ball State is committed to providing equal opportunities in higher education to academically qualified students with disabilities who demonstrate potential for success in college. Students with disabilities attending this university will be immersed into the university community. Ball State does not offer specialized curriculum for persons with disabilities nor does it assume the role of a rehabilitation center. Ball State does share responsibility with the student for modifying campus facilities and programs to meet individual needs. Students with disabilities at Ball State have access to tools and resources that will enable them to manage day-to-day life in college.