Spring 2020 classes have resumed online.
Please visit dcccd.edu/coronavirus for additional information and to learn how to prepare for online classes.

Disability Services

The Disability Services Office at each college offers a variety of accommodations for students with disabilities or special requirements. Services are coordinated to fit individual needs and may include:

  • Sign language interpreting
  • Computer-aided real-time translation (CART) services
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader/scribe services
  • Use of assistive technology
  • Loan of specialized equipment such as audio tape recorders and talking calculators
  • Providing large-print materials

Academic and career advisement services, testing arrangements, registration, and information and referral services are available.

Students requesting services are responsible for providing current educational or psychological/medical documentation from a qualified professional verifying disability and need for services. New students are encouraged to contact the Disability Services Office at least one month before classes begin.

Students with disabilities attending college have a right to appeal decisions concerning physical and academic accommodations by submitting a written petition to the designated Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) coordinator. For more information, contact the Disability Services Office.

Links for More Information

College Disability Services Offices

Each college of DCCCD has a Disability Services Office to help provide and coordinate accommodations for students with disabilities who are enrolled in one of our colleges. Please visit the links below to learn more information about your college Disability Services Office.