Selkirk College Policy number 3300 uses the following definition for persons with a disability.
Persons with disabilities:
have a significant and persistent mobility, sensory, learning, or other physical or mental health impairment which may be permanent or temporary; and
experience functional restrictions or limitations of their ability to perform the range of life’s activities; and
may experience attitudinal and/or environmental barriers that hamper their full and self-directed participation in life.