Services for the Differently Abled

 

The Mission of Services for the Differently Abled

Program Description

The Office of Services for the Differently-Abled is responsible for ensuring that all individuals with documented disabilities receive appropriate accommodations.

Services Provided

Depending upon the individual need, supported by appropriate documentation, the following services may be provided:
  • Academic, vocational, and rehabilitation counseling
  • Early Advisement
  • Early registration
  • Coordination and facilitation of reasonable accommodations on an individualized basis
  • Administration of exams with accommodations (i.e. extra time, reader, writer)
  • One on one or group tutoring
  • Use of a tape recorder, calculator in class
  • Note taking services
  • Textbooks in alternate format
  • Coordination of ASL interpreting services as needed
  • Alternate format print material: i.e. enlarged print
  • Classroom relocation as needed for differently-abled students, faculty and staff
  • Assistive technology resources
  • Referral to outside resources upon request
  • Advocacy
  • Counseling
  • Liaison with college and community
  • On campus parking (case by case basis, some restrictions may apply)
  • Referral to employment
  • Voter Registration Assistance