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Disability Support Services (DSS)

New DSS Room Number
The location of Disability Support Services remains unchanged, but our new room number is Library Building, Room 221.


If you have volunteered or been selected as a Peer Note Taker, please contact Melody at DSS in the Library Building, Room 221 or call (951) 571-6138.
Download a copy of the the mandatory training all Peer Note Takers are expected to complete.

 

 

 

 

Mission Statement

The Disability Support Services office is dedicated to providing equal access and reasonable accommodations for educational and programmatic opportunities to students with disabilities on campus while promoting self-advocacy and independence. Our mission commits Moreno Valley College to offer opportunities for students to develop their potential while also educating the campus community on disability related matters.

 

Student Rights and Responsibilities

Rights

  • My participation in DSS shall be entirely voluntary.
  • Receiving support services or instruction through DSS shall not preclude me from also participating in any other course, program, or activity offered by the college or from receiving basic accommodations required by state and federal law.
  • DSS student handbook is online: The handbook describes DSS procedures, student rights, responsibilities, grievance procedures, eligibility requirements, accommodations and support services.
  • All records maintained by DSS personnel to my disability(ies) shall be protected from disclosure and shall be subject to all other requirements for handling student records.

Responsibilities

  • I will provide DSS with the necessary information, documentation and/or forms (medical, educational, etcetera) to verify my disability.
  • I will utilize DSS services in a responsible manner. I understand DSS uses written service provision policies and procedures, which must be adhered to, for continuation of service.
  • I will comply with the Student Code of Conduct adopted by the college.

 

The Disability Support Services office is dedicated to providing equal access and reasonable accommodations for educational and programmatic opportunities to students with disabilities on campus while promoting self-advocacy and independence. Our mission commits Moreno Valley College to offer opportunities for students to develop their potential while also educating the campus community on disability related matters.

 

Paths to Becoming a DSS Student

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

 

 

Contact Us

To inquiry about our services, you may contact us at:

Location:

Library Building, Room 221

Hours:

Monday and Thursday: 8 am - 5 pm

Tuesday and Wednesdays: 8 am - 6 pm

Friday: 8 am - 12 pm

Email:

dss@mvc.edu, dsscounseling@mvc.edu

Phone:

(951) 571-6138 Voice

 

(951) 208-6896 Video Phone

 

(951) 571-6184 Fax