​​​​Disabilities Support Program (DSP)

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and our efforts to ensure your safety and the safety of your loved ones, we are transitioning from in-person to online instruction as of Monday, March 16. EVC has moved our operations to a virtual/remote format through the end of the spring semester. We encourage you to call us or email us, staff are available during normal business hours to respond to your inquiries. Read here for more details and updates:

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.


The mission of the Disabilities Support Program (DSP) is to enable a diverse population of students with a broad spectrum of disabilities to participate in and access all aspects of the college community. The Disabilities Support Program is committed to accessibility for all students, and ensuring that EVC DSP ​students are fully integrated, productive and assertive participants in their own educational process.​


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

Supportive 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 Links​

Assistive Technology

HTCTU Interesting Websites


Attention Deficit Disorders

Attention Deficit Disorder Association


 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

 Communication Disabilities

American ​​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  Prevention Presentation (PPT)


U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


DSP Office:
Student Services Bldg.
Phone  (408) 270-6447
Fax  (408) 239-8823

Adaptive Media:

David Micetich 


408-270-6447 x6634

Assistive Services:

Debbie Collins



DSP Coordinator:

Leslie Williams

Office Hours

​DSP Office Hours: Fall/Spring Semesters

Mon: 8 am-5​ pm
(Out-of-Class Testing Hours: 8 am -12 pm)

Tue: 8 am-5 pm
(Out-of-Class Testing Hours: 2 pm-7 pm)

Wed: 8 am-7 pm
(Out-of-Class Testing Hours: 2 pm-7:30 pm)

Thur: 8 am-5 pm

(Out-of-Class Testing Hours: 9 am-1 pm)

Fri: 8 am-3 pm
(Out-of-Class Testing Hours: 9 am-pm)

Intersession Office Hours:

Mon:  8am-5pm

Tues:  8am-5pm

Wed:  8am-5pm

Thur:  8am-5pm

Fri:  8am-3pm



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