Services Available to Students With Disabilities

LSCC offers a comprehensive academic support program for qualified students, based on the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. All accommodations and services are arranged on an individual, case-by-case basis. The student must provide qualifying medical or psychological documentation that indicates the specific need for a reasonable accommodation in order to have equal access to programs and activities of the College. The student must also personally request, in a timely manner, that approved accommodations be provided for specific classes or activities.

  • Supportive counseling
  • Sign language interpreters
  • Notetakers
  • Assistive technologies
  • Large print materials
  • Readers/Scribes
  • Books in alternative formats
  • Extended time on tests
  • Instructor notification
  • Testing in a peaceful enviroment

Accessing Services

To Access our services please call The Office for Students with Disabilities at (352) 365-3574 to schedule an appointment with an OSD counselor. You may apply for services at any time, but it is best to apply well before an academic term begins. To apply online, follow this link: Application for Services.

Accommodations

Our students sometimes need accommodations and we can help them get the tools then need. Please contact our Office for Students with Disabilities. 

Transition

The Office for Students with Disabilities takes pride in helping our students transition into the role of student. You will find that we will be with you as your transition takes place and any obstacles you might find, we help to remove.