The Disability Services Office is currently working remotely to assist our students, their families, and our community. With guidance from state and local health officials to help mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, there are no in-person services available and the campus has been closed. Rest assured, that Westchester Community College professionals are remotely working to continue to give you the level of service you expect and deserve! As you scroll down through this page, you will find the information that you need to be in contact with us. Please read the information carefully and send us an email or a voicemail. We will get back to you soon.
New Students, Plan Ahead!
Please request any of your documentation to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will process it in the order it is received.
Services for Students with Disabilities
Services for Students with Disabilities parallels the mission of Westchester Community College: to be accessible, community-centered, comprehensive, adaptable and dedicated to lifelong learning and student success. Full participation for students with disabilities is encouraged.
Current Extended Time Placement Test Dates – TBD
All placement test dates have been suspended indefinitely. Please continue to monitor the DSO webpage for further updates regarding placement testing.
- Dragon Naturally speaking
- Inspiration – visualize and develop ideas understanding and retention
- Jaws screen reader
- Kurzweil 3000
- CCTV closed caption TV
- Text to PDF
- Zoom Text
- Voice to Text
- Read and Write Gold
- Braille Printer
- Thermal Paper – Graphic Image Enhancer
- Infogrip mouse
- Bigkey keyboards
- Livescribe Smart Pens
- Texas Instruments – Talking Graphic Calculator
Disability Services General Contact
Location: LIB- G51
Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm (not open Fridays in the summer)
Confidential fax: (914) 606-7893
Register to Vote
Westchester Community College students, who are eligible for services for Students with Disabilities, can register to vote at the Disabilities Services Accommodations Office, Library G51 or Classroom Building room 4. Our staff will provide students with voter registration application forms, assistance with completing the forms, and submitting them to the New York State Board of Elections. For more information regarding voter registration, visit New York State’s Board of Election website http://www.elections.ny.gov/, or to download a voter registration form.