Services Available

Here are the services we provide:

  1. Assessment of your disability accommodation needs, using the information gathered from your documentation and intake interview
  2. Communication with the college staff, faculty, and community agencies in behalf of OAS students
  3. Facilitation of referrals for support services on and off campus
  4. Assistance with problem-solving concerning barriers you may be facing
  5. Note takers in class
  6. Test readers or scribes
  7. Sign language interpreters and/or auxiliary aids
  8. Access to our Assistive Technology software housed in the Office of Accessibility Services Testing Room
  9. Adaptive equipment
  10. Distraction reduced environment for testing
  11. Extended time on exams
  12. Temporary accommodations
  13. The Office of Accessibility is an agency based voter registration site. Students will be offered the opportunity to register to vote. There is no obligation to register to vote and the student's decision will have no affect on accommodations offered by the Office of Accessibility . If you need assistance, visit our office. For more information go to State Board of Election (SBOE) home page at http://www.elections.ny.gov

Here are the services we do NOT offer

  1. Personal care attendants
  2. Personal study assistance
  3. Reader for personal use or study
  4. Transportation to and from class
  5. Psycho-educational diagnostic assessments
  6. Self-contained classes
  7. Asking faculty to compromise the quality of instruction or evaluation or class standards
  8. Modifications to curriculum
  9. Personal devices or assistance for student personal use,