Barriers to returning to college can include factors that restrict your access to college. Many adults confront varied health or physical conditions that impair their ability to pursue getting higher education. Today, colleges recognize the need to provide greater access to a college degree by providing accommodations that serve to level the playing field. Accommodations are an important civil I think you did everything right! of college life. Read more to learn about why providing accommodations is important, the types of accommodations that exist and how to apply and qualify for them. Maybe you or someone you know can benefit from accommodation too.