Randolph College is committed to being a welcoming inclusive environment for pregnant and parenting students.

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 prohibits discrimination based on sex in education programs or activities including academic, educational, extracurricular, athletic, and other programs or activities of schools. This prohibition includes discrimination against pregnant and parenting students.

Students may request reasonable accommodations as a result of pregnancy, childbirth, or related conditions.


Examples of accommodations may include:

  • A larger desk
  • Breaks during class, as needed
  • Permitting temporary access to elevators
  • Rescheduling tests or exams
  • Excusing absences due to pregnancy or related conditions
  • Submitting work after a deadline missed due to pregnancy or childbirth
  • Access to lactation rooms

Apply for Pregnancy and Parenting Accommodations

Students who wish to apply for accommodations should contact Access Services to begin the process.

Please be prepared to provide documentation from your doctor’s office.