DSP&S

​​​Disabilities Support​​ Program (DSP)

Welcome to the EVC DSP. We provide support services and instructional programs for EVC students with disabilities. Our program promotes student independence, and ensures that campus classes, facilities, and services are accessible to EVC students with disabilities.

Eligi​bility:

You must be an EVC student and have a documented disability that results in educational limitations to be eligible for DSP services.

Supporti​ve Services: Some of the supportive services we provide are:

  • Specialized Counseling Services
  • Classroom Support
  • Test-Taking Assistance
  • Priority Registration
  • American Sign Language Interpreters and Captioners
  • Tutoring
  • Alternate Media Formats

Special DSP​ Classes:

  • Individualized Instruction (II-210), DSP
    • A zero unit, zero credit lab
    • Offers one-on-one tutoring
    • Use of our specialized equipment, hardware, and software
    • Use of our computers
  • PED 22A – Adapted Cross Training
    • Individualized overall fitness program for students with disabilities
  • PED 56A – Adapted Strength Training
    • Individualized muscle strength and conditioning program for students with disabilities

Services offered through the Disabilities Support Program comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended; Sections 504 and 508 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; and Title V of the California Code of Regulations.

Interesting/Related Lin​ks​

Assistive Technology

HTCTU Interesting Websites

Attention Deficit Disorders

Attention Deficit Disorder Association
​CHADD

 Blind/Low Vision

American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

National Foundation of the Blind 

American Council of the Blind

 Brain Injury

Brain Injury Association, USA

The Rehabilitation Research Center (RRC) at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (SCVMC)

 Communication Disabilities

Am​erican Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Independent Living

California Foundation for Independent Living Centers (CFILC)

Silicon Valley Independent Living Center

Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities Association 

LD Online

Legal Information

ADA Home Page

OCR Home Page

Mental Illnesses

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI Santa Clara County

Organizations for Institutions of Higher Education Serving Students with Disabilities

Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHED)

California Association for Postsecondary Education and Disability (CAPED)

Disabled Student Programs and Services (DSPS)

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prev​ention Presentation (PPT)

Veterans​

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


​Contact Info:

DSP Office:
SC-120 (Student Services Building)
Phone (voice) – (408) 270-6447
Fax – (408) 532-1962
DSP Coordinator:
Robin Salak
email: robin.salak@evc.edu

Office Hours During the Fall and Spring Semesters:

Mondays: 9 am – 4 pm
Tuesdays: am – 4 pm
(open for test proctoring until 7:00 pm)
Wednesdays: am – 6 pm
 (open for test proctoring until 7:30 pm)
Thursdays: am – 4 pm
Fridays: am – 1 pm
Note: For hours of operation outside of the two main semesters – please contact the DSP office.​


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