DSPS

Miramar College DSPS

Disability Support Programs and Services (DSPS) department at Miramar College offers a variety of services for students with verified disabilities. Examples include students with learning disabilities, impairments in vision, hearing, and mobility, mental health conditions, acquired brain injuries, and other medical disabilities.

As a result of participating in DSPS at Miramar College, students with verified disabilities will achieve the following Student Learning Outcomes:

Services are provided in compliance with state and federal legislation, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA). Student participation in the program is voluntary.

The DSPS Office also serves students with disabilities who are taking Miramar courses offered both on campus and online.

Miramar College opens doors to promising careers and provides equal access to academic transfer courses and workforce preparation programs. Students can select from many degree and certificate programs that will prepare you for employment, skills improvement, or transfer to a four year institution.

Students are encouraged to contact the Disability Support Programs and Services Office in the early stages of their college planning.

In order for DSPS to provide quality service to our students, it is important that we have your current contact information. Please maintain your correct contact information on Reg-e.

Test Proctoring Center

The Disability Support Programs and Services (DSPS) department at Miramar College authorizes appropriate academic accommodations, including Test Proctoring, after thorough review of disability documentation and an extensive interactive process between the student and the DSPS Counselor.

High Tech Center

The High Tech Center offers training in the use of adapted computer hardware and software as well as instruction in word processing, use of the internet, keyboarding, and prepartion for online learning.

LAB HOURS:

Monday 11:30 am- 4:30 pm

Tuesday 8:00 am- 1:00 pm

Wednesday 8:00 am- 1:00 pm

Thursday 2:00 pm- 7:00 pm

DSPS Services

Students who have a verified disability are eligible for support services through the DSPS department. Services and accommodations are designed to support students in the achievement of their academic and vocational goals. Accommodations are determined with the counselor/specialist on an individual basis through an interactive process.

Important Documents

Service Animal Information

Student Referral

Verification of Disability