Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) provides a wide range of academic accommodations to students with verified disabilities who have registered with the SSD office. Services for each student are determined on a case-by-case basis. The following are examples of some of the accommodations that may be provided.
Students will meet with a Disability Management Specialist (DMS) to determine which accommodations will best support their specific needs and develop an accommodation plan of resources that will be available to them when needed.
Course materials provided to students in alternate formats that other devices and software can access.
Testing spaces to assist students with their accommodations.
Private computer lab for students who require assistive equipment and software.
Technology that will assist students with disabilities in the classroom.
Services provided in the classroom such as notetaking, alternate furniture, and procedures to for recording devices.
Access to Disability Management Counselors to assist with setting up services, accommodations, and other services.
Peer Mentoring for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders and those with related challenges.
SSD offers in-class/event Real-Time Captioning Services.
SSD offers in-class/event Sign Language Interpreters.
Transportation service based on accommodation that will assist students in navigating the campus.
Communication devices for those who need assistance without access to a Sign Language Interpreter or captionist.
Information on Workshops, registration, referrals, and tutoring.
Read&Write is a literacy software that will assist any student with reading, writing, and research.