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Disability Support (DSPS)

Accommodations

Accommodations

Academic accommodations are interventions that students may utilize to support their academic performance. These accommodations are based on the functional limitation of the disability and how it impacts the student in a particular educational setting. Accommodations are identified for each student on an individual basis. Below is a listing of academic accommodations according to disability.

Low Vision/Blind

  • Readers
  • Note takers
  • Test accommodations
  • Library aide
  • Audio book, large print, e-text or Braille
  • Course handouts and tests in a useable format
  • Specialized equipment (see section on Assistive Technology Lab)

Mobility Impaired

  • Note takers
  • Scribe
  • Test accommodations:
    • Extended time
    • Use of a computer

Hearing Impaired/Deaf

  • Interpreters
  • Note takers

Acquired Brain Injured

  • Note takers
  • Test accommodations:
    • Extended time
    • Distraction reduced setting
    • Use of a computer

Psychological Disability

  • Note takers
  • Test accommodations:
    • Extended time
    • Distraction reduced setting

Learning Disability

  • Note takers
  • Test accommodations
    • Extended time
    • Distraction reduced setting
    • Use of computer for word processing (with spell-check) & adaptive software (see section on Assistive Technology Lab)
  • Specialized tutoring and study strategies class
  • E-text

For more information please contact the DSP&S office at (916) 691-7275.

Where to Find Us

Location: BS-104
Hours:

MON - THU 8:00am-4:30pm
FRI 8:00am-4:00pm

Phone: (916) 691-7275
Fax: (916) 691-7398
Email: crc-dsps@crc.losrios.edu

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