Porterville College

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Accommodations for DRC Students

After receiving verification of your disabilities and working together to identify academic limitations, your DRC Counselor will develop an individualized list of appropriate accommodations with you

All accommodation lists have three characteristics in common:

  • Individualized
  • Appropriate to the student’s needs and goals
  • Prescribed only by a DRC Counselor upon verification of disability

These may include such services as the following, depending on the nature and severity of disabilities:

  • Tutoring
  • Assistive Technology
  • Alternate Media
    • Braille
    • Large print
    • E-text
  • Counseling
    • Academic
    • Vocational
    • Personal
    • Disability-related
  • Equipment Check-Out including digital recorders, books etc.
  • Interpreters
  • Liaison with On-Campus and Community Organizations
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Note-taking Paper
  • Registration Assistance
    • Online Admission/Update Form
  • Test Accommodations
  • Courtesy Cart

The Test Accommodation services are coordinated through the Learning Center. For more information or help in arranging appropriate testing accommodations, contact the LRC.

For all other accommodations, contact the DRC office to make an appointment or talk with a DSPS Counselor.

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