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As a reminder, masks are required on campus regardless of vaccination status. Visit https://www.sdccd.edu/coronavirus/ for up to date information regarding COVID-19.
*On Thursday, August 18th, the DSPS office will be closed from 9am-12pm while
Staff and Faculty attend a Campus-Wide meeting.*
**The DSPS office will be closed on Fridays during the Summer starting
Friday, June 3, 2022 through
Friday, August 12, 2022.**
Want to sign up for DSPS services?
To learn about our services and how to get connected.
Getting Started with DSPS
If you are new to DSPS Services in the San Diego Community College District, the first step in getting connected is to register for DSPS services.
Please note: You must have completed the SDCCD Application and provide Verification of Disability (VOD) to apply.
Register for DSPS
Current students who have received services from Miramar DSPS within the last year can request an accommodation letter for the current or upcoming semester through the MyDSPS Portal. Select "Request Accommodation Letter" once you are registered for classes.
Request Accommodation Letters
NEW! Virtual Front Desk Available
Monday through Thursday from 10am-1pm and 2pm-3pm
Connect virtually for assistance applying for DSPS services, scheduling appointments or seeking general information.
Quick Connect Live Chat
DSPS is now offering a limited number of in person counseling appointments each week. You must call the DSPS office at 619-388-7312 to schedule an in person appointment. The following guidelines are in place:
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:
- Identify individual educational limitations and appropriate respective accommodations,
- Utilize appropriate disability management strategies,
- Develop a Student Education Plan giving consideration to their academic and vocational goals, their strengths and limitations,
- Identify college and community resources to maximize independence,
- Understand their legal rights and responsibilities and how to file an appeal or grievance if access is denied or hindered.
- AP 3100.1 Student Grievance
- AP 3105.1 Academic Accommodations and Disability Discrimination for Students with Disabilities
- AP 3105.2 Service Animals
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 serves students with disabilities who are taking Miramar courses offered both on campus and online.
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 the SDCCD Portal.
Miramar College supports its differently-abled students and so does your Associated Student Government. Become a member of the Associated Students today to unlock all the benefits of being a Miramar student!