Students who are seeking accommodation support services from the Disability Services Office are required to produce documentation that verifies the eligibility of the student under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Documentation serves as a foundation that legitimizes the student’s request for accommodations that are appropriate and reasonable. The documentation presented must describe the nature of the disability and its impact on learning.
Documentation should include, but is not limited to:
Further assessment and documentation by a qualified professional may be required. In cases where documentation is insufficient, students will be asked to provide additional or clarifying information.
Generally, the following documentation is
not sufficient for the provision of services and accommodations:
Students should be aware when enrolling in classes at multiple colleges of DCCCD that accommodations and procedures may vary from college to college. Students should contact the Disability Services Office at each college in order to request services.