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Supporting Effective Teaching Experiences with Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students

Deaf Students in My Course?

How do I know if I have deaf students enrolled in my course?

  1. Go to the RIT Faculty/Staff Information Access Center
  2. Click on SIS Class Search.
  3. Enter subject where your class is found and hit return.
  4. There are two buttons at the top of the schedule, Schedule and Additional Details. Click on Additional Details.
  5. Go to Course Attributes (5th column). If you have deaf students in your course, you will see the words Interpret, Caption, Notetake. Those identifiers indicate that your course is designated for access services for deaf students.

How can I tell how many deaf students are in my course?

  1. Go to the RIT Faculty/Staff Information Access Center
  2. Click on Student Information System.
  3. Go to your class roster.
  4. Above the list of students you will see:
    Enrollment Status/Enrolled/Supported Students”. “Supported students” identifies the number of deaf students enrolled in your class.