Disability Programs and ServicesDisability Support Services (DSS) is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities to ensure that they have an equal opportunity to succeed in their academic endeavors at CCBC.
When to meet with a DSS counselor
Students should meet with a DSS counselor to:
- Provide medical documentation and discuss eligibility for services
- Discuss accommodations for placement testing or CCBC classes/activities
- Receive assistance with course selection/registration and inform the counselor of any class schedule changes
- Obtain guidance for personal, academic and career goals
- Discuss any personal/academic issues or concerns about accommodations
Accommodations are individualized for each student, but some may include:
- Sign Language Interpreters
- Books in Braille or electronic format
- Accommodated testing
- Furniture and equipment
- Textbooks in alternate format
- Assistive technology
Delta Alpha Pi International Honor SocietyGamma Beta Chapter
Delta Alpha Pi was founded to recognize high-achieving students with disabilities who are attending colleges and universities. The Delta Alpha Pi Gamma Beta Chapter at CCBC aims to facilitate conversations on disability and accessibility, promote self-advocacy, and engage in community events on disability-related topics.
Members participate in activities designed to educate their campus, community and society in general regarding disability issues and the need to apply the principles of universal design in learning.
Learn more and apply online »