GCC student uses interpreting services in a classroom.

Eligibility

Services and accommodations are available at no cost to Glendale Community College students.

To qualify for accommodations you must meet MCCCD eligibility requirements and provide documentation verifying the nature and extent of your disability.

Quick Guide to MCCCD Eligibility Requirements

FAQ from the U.S. Department of Education regarding your rights and responsibilities.

Complete the Request for Services (.pdf) form at least four weeks prior to the start of class.
Fax, email, mail or deliver the form to:

GCC Disability Resources & Services
6000 W. Olive Ave.
Glendale, Arizona 85302

Then call us to make an appointment to review your application. 

We will evaluate your request for accommodation and service requests on an individual, case-by-case basis. To help us meet your needs please provide as much of the following as possible:

  • Physical: mobility, dexterity, endurance, etc.

  • Perceptual: sensory experience, vision, hearing

  • Cognitive: attention, distractibility, communication, etc.

  • Behavioral: action and reaction responses

  • Descriptions of treatments, medications, accommodations, auxiliary aids, assistive technology, and services currently in use and their general effectiveness as tools for access

  • Additional accommodations or tools with a description of how you feel they will be helpful.

If we need additional or current documentation it is the responsibility of the student to seek out the relevant professionals and incur any fees related to evaluations.

Maricopans With Disabilities provides more information about Maricopa Community College District policies, service agreements and constituency group information for students with disabilities.

 

Contact:

Building: Testing & Disability Resources (TDS) - 100
Phone: (623) 845-3080
Fax: (623) 845-3273
Email: drsfrontdesk@gccaz.edu
Hours of Operation:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm
VP f/t Deaf: (480) 525-6472