Answered By: Gretchen Scronce Last Updated: Nov 05, 2018 Views: 6
CofC Libraries follows the College's Service Assistance and Animal Policy, which states that:
"It is the Policy of the College of Charleston to generally allow service animals in its buildings, classrooms, residence halls, meetings, dining areas, recreational facilities, activities, events, and other places to which the general public is invited where the animal is accompanied by a qualified individual with a disability who indicates the service animal is trained to provide, and does provide, a specific service to the individual that is directly related to his or her disability.
The College of Charleston may not permit service animals when the animal poses a substantial and direct threat to health or safety or when the presence of the animal constitutes a fundamental alteratio College. to the nature of the program or service or would present an undue hardship for the The College of Charleston will make those determinations on a case-by-case basis.
It is the Policy of the College of Charleston to conduct evaluations of requests for assistance/therapy animals using the general principles applicable to all reasonable accommodation requests."