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Mission Statement

We support the success of students with disabilities by providing programs and services that promote access, equal opportunity and empowerment.


 

Program Description

DSPS is committed to helping students with disabilities achieve their educational goals. The program provides students with a broad range of instructional support services and academic accommodations designed to ensure access and equal opportunity in all college programs. DSPS ultimately seeks to enhance successful educational outcomes for students with disabilities by providing individualized support services that empower them to discover and develop their abilities in an inclusive, barrier-free environment

 

Students are responsible for requesting DSPS services and for providing appropriate disability verification from a qualified professional. To apply for services, students must meet with a DSPS professional to complete a program application and have their needs evaluated. The academic accommodations authorized for students are determined individually based on identified disability-related educational needs.

Available services include but are not limited to the following:
  • Priority registration/registration assistance

  • Academic, career and disability counseling

  • Learning disabilities assessment

  • Test-taking accommodations

  • Specialized instructional support

  • Assistive technology

  • Alternate media materials

  • Note-taking assistance

  • Equipment loan

  • Sign language interpreters/real-time captioning

  • Liaison with faculty, staff, and community agencies


 
Contact Information
office building iconOFFICE: Building E, Room 105
telephone iconVOICE: (714) 628-4860
fax iconFAX: (714) 532-4684
video phone iconVIDEO PHONE: (657) 235-2999
e-mail iconE-MAIL: DSPS@sccollege.edu


 

Hours of Operation - Summer 2016 

​Monday​8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
​Tuesday​8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
​Wednesday​8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
​Thursday​8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
​Friday​Closed
                 Closed Saturdays & Sundays​


 
Nondiscrimination Policy

The Rancho Santiago Community College District is committed to equal opportunity in educational programs, employment, and all access to institutional programs and activities.

The District, and each individual who represents the District, shall provide access to its services, classes, and programs without regard to national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, gender expression, race or ethnicity, color, medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, or military and veteran status, or because he or she is perceived to have one or more of the foregoing characteristics, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  

The Chancellor shall establish administrative procedures that ensure all members of the college community can present complaints regarding alleged violations of this policy and have their complaints heard in accordance with the Title 5 regulations and those of other agencies that administer state and federal laws regarding nondiscrimination.

No District funds shall ever be used for membership, or for any participation involving financial payment or contribution on behalf of the District or any individual employed by or associated with it, to any private organization whose membership practices are discriminatory on the basis of national origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, color, medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, or military and veteran status, or because he or she is perceived to have one or more of the foregoing characteristics, or because of his or her association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to District's Title IX Officer and/or Section 504/ADA Coordinator. RSCCD Title IX Officer and Section 504/ADA Coordinator: John Didion, 2323 N. Broadway, Santa Ana, CA 92706, 714-480-7489.