Disabled Students Programs & Services

How to Apply for Services

New Students

If you are new to Los Medanos College and/or DSPS:

  1. Complete a DSPS Application for Services;
  2. Provide Verification of Disability;
  3. Your documentation will be reviewed after it is received;
  4. If you are eligible, DSPS will call you to make an intake appointment with a DSPS specialist to discuss services and accommodations.

Continuing Students

If you are a continuing student, you must meet with a DSPS counselor at least once a semester to continue receiving services. If you want to request an additional service, schedule an appointment with a counselor.

Returning Students

If you are a student who has been away from Los Medanos College for a year or more, schedule an appointment with a DSPS specialist who will review your file. Your services will be re-activated if your documentation is current.

Registration Assistance

The DSPS Department offers workshops to those DSPS students who would like help with the registration process. The workshops are offered on a drop-in bases. Dates and location will be advertised.

How to Schedule an Appointment

Call DSPS if you have questions about applying or to schedule a meeting with a DSPS specialist or counselor. Generally, the counselors and specialists do not schedule their own appointments, so please call the DSPS Administrative Assistant at (925) 473-7471 or e-mail sbenzler@losmedanos.edu.

Forms

Application for services

Disability Verification/ Form