The Disability Resource Center (DRC) provides instructional support services for enrolled Mendocino College students who have a verifiable disability. The program serves the educational need of students with disabilities recognized under ADA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. The Disability Resource Center encourages student autonomy, independence and responsibility. The program promotes equal educational opportunity and access. We also serve as an advocate of student rights under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the American Disabilities Act.
Disability Resource staff will provide information and classroom materials in the format that accommodates the individual student's need(s). This may include Braille textbooks, large-print text, screen enlargement and other peripherals to allow students to reach their educational goals. Other accommodations to students may include academic and vocational counseling, early registration assistance, digital recorders, note taker paper, ASL interpreters for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing, audio books, etc.
- DRC services at Mendocino College are for registered students with a verifiable disability that creates an educational limitation. The disability may be permanent or temporary. Academic accommodations based functional limitation presented by disability are provided to create a "level playing field" for the students.
HOW DO I APPLY?
- Contact the DRC office to schedule an intake appointment.
Mendocino College - Disability Resource Center
1000 Hensley Creek Rd.,
MacMillan Hall, Room 1000
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 468-3031 (voice)
(707) 463-6548 (fax)