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Disability Support Programs and Services (DSPS) department at Miramar College offers a variety of services for students with verified disabilities.  Examples include students with learning disabilities, impairments in vision, hearing, and mobility, mental health conditions, acquired brain injuries, and other medical disabilities.



As a result of participating in DSPS at Miramar College, students with verified disabilities will achieve the following Student Learning Outcomes:

Services are provided in compliance with state and federal legislation, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA). Student participation in the program is voluntary.

The DSPS Office also serves students with disabilities who are taking Miramar courses offered both on campus and online.

Miramar College opens doors to promising careers and provides equal access to academic transfer courses and workforce preparation programs. Students can select from many degree and certificate programs that will prepare you for employment, skills improvement, or transfer to a four year institution.

Students are encouraged to contact the Disability Support Programs and Services Office in the early stages of their college planning.

In order for DSPS to provide quality service to our students, it is important that we have your current contact information. Please maintain your correct contact information on Reg-e.

 

DSPS Hours for the week of 12/17 will be as follows:

Monday - 8:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Friday - CLOSED

DSPS, Test Proctoring Center and the High Tech Center
WILL BE CLOSED FOR WINTER BREAK

December 21, 2018 - January 1, 2019

Alternate Media

Process for Utilization of Alternate Media Accommodation
 

Requesting Alternate Media is a two part interactive process:

  • Meet with a DSPS counselor to discuss and request the accommodation for the applicable term
  • Complete the Alternate Media request form and engage in discussion with the Assistive Technology Specialist to determine the most appropriate media format and potential training needs

Before completing the online Alternate Media Request form, students are advised to: