Welcome

The Disability Support Services (DSS) office at Fullerton College advocates the integration of qualified students with disabilities into the mainstream of Fullerton College’s programs and services. DSS is committed to the provision of support services and/or educational accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. This provision ensures access and equal opportunity so students with disabilities may pursue their educational goals. All DSS services are designed to enhance successful student participation at Fullerton College.

We hope you find this site informative and easy to use. Please use the links to assist you. The Contact Us section is always available should you need further information.

Location

Room 842
(Behind the Library and next to the campus mailroom.)
Phone: (714) 992-7099
Fax: (714) 992-9920
Email: dsp@fullcoll.edu

Office Hours

Monday – Thursday ~ 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday ~ 8:00 a.m. – noon
Additional evening hours Tuesday until 7:00 p.m.

*Please note the following:
Due to the short holiday week, the office will close at 5:00 p.m. on
Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Please plan accordingly.

Important Dates

Sunday, November 19: Last day to withdraw from classes
Monday, November 20: Priority registration for Spring 2018 begins
Thursday, November 23-Sunday, November 26: Thanksgiving holidays
Friday, December 1: Last date to schedule appointments for class finals
Saturday, December 16: Last day of Fall 2017 semester

Accessibility

Fullerton College’s Disability Support Services department is committed to providing information on our website in an accessible format. If you have difficulty accessing any of the information on our website, please contact our staff via email at dsp@fullcoll.edu and tell us the nature of the accessibility issue.

DSS Updates

Introduction to Sign Language Crash Course

Join Fullerton College’s sign language interpreters for a four-week introduction to sign language. This is a no-cost, no-credit class that is open to all Fullerton College students. All meetings are held in Room 801C in the Skills Center.

Meeting Dates and Times:
Tuesday, November 14; 3:00-4:00 pm
Tuesday, November 21; 3:00-4:00 pm
Tuesday, November 28; 3:00-4:00 pm
Tuesday, December 5; 3:00-4:00 pm

Check the Fullerton College Sign Language Group Facebook page for additional information.

Registration – Spring 2018

Registration for Spring 2018 begins on November 20, 2017. Registration appointment times are currently posted in MyGateway.

The DSS office has the following dates and times available for walk-in registration assistance:

Monday, November 13  ~ 9:30am-11:30am; 2:00pm-4:00pm

Tuesday, November 14 ~ 9:30am-11:30am; 2:00pm-4:00pm

Wednesday, November 15 ~ 1:30pm-3:30pm

Thursday, November 16 ~ 9:30am-11:30am; 1:00pm-3:00pm

Monday, November 20 ~ 9:30am-11:30am; 1:00pm-3:00pm

**Please note that walk-in registration assistance time slots are a maximum of 15 minutes long.**

DSS Appointment Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend a scheduled appointment for any reason, you MUST cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you are a “no-show” or you cancel with less than 24 hours notice, then you may need to meet with the DSS Director to discuss an alternate appointment plan.

Priority Registration Requirements

ALL new and returning students must complete their placement tests, online college orientation, AND have a valid educational plan in order to receive priority registration.

Visit the Counseling Department website for more detailed information about the campus requirements that must be completed PRIOR to receiving DSS priority registration.