Services for Students with Disabilities

Students in COCC Science CenterWelcome to Central Oregon Community College and the office of Services for Students with Disabilities. COCC strives to make available to all students the opportunity for an excellent and rewarding education. The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 provide federal guidelines which help the College ensure equal access to all students.

 
Mission: The Services for Students with Disabilities office works to create inclusive and sustainable learning environments and facilitate access, discourse, and involvement through innovative services and programs, leadership, and collaboration. 

Follow these steps to receive accommodations:

 1st Time Student

Start here for helpful information on the appointment process, documentation guidelines and more. 

1) Prepare for an Appointment

When ready, complete an application and submit your documentation.  Upon review, we will contact you to schedule your appointment. 

2) Apply Now

 Returning Student

  1. Respond to the courtesy email from Disability Services confirming your request for a current term letter of accommodations.

  2. Email disabilityservices@cocc.edu if you have any questions regarding your accommodations, or cannot locate the courtesy email.

  3. Follow the directions on your cover letter for implementing your accommodations.

**Starting Summer and Fall 2020 Terms you will be required to log in to your disability services account on this webpage and select your accommodations for request.  More information and tutorials coming soon.**

Department main contact:  disabilityservices@cocc.edu, 541-383-7583, Lower level of the library, 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR 97703

Nancy Blair-Madison, Administrative Clerk, Senior, 541-383-7583, nmadison@cocc.edu, Office location: Library 010

Jamie Rougeux, Coordinator, 541-383-7743, jrougeux2@cocc.edu, Office location: Library 011

Erin Trimble, Sign Language Interpreter Specialist, 541-383-7737, etrimble@cocc.edu, Office location: Library 012

Services for Students with Disabilities Office Location: Lower Level of the Library, 2600 NW College Way, Bend OR 97703

Oregon Relay Service: 800-735-1232, or simply dial 7-1-1

Video Phone 541-647-6416

 

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Department main contact:  disabilityservices@cocc.edu, 541-383-7583, Lower level of the library, 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR 97703

Nancy Blair-Madison, Administrative Clerk, Senior, 541-383-7583, nmadison@cocc.edu, Office location: Library 010

Jamie Rougeux, Coordinator, 541-383-7743, jrougeux2@cocc.edu, Office location: Library 011

Erin Trimble, Sign Language Interpreter Specialist, 541-383-7737, etrimble@cocc.edu, Office location: Library 012

Services for Students with Disabilities Office Location: Lower Level of the Library, 2600 NW College Way, Bend OR 97703

Oregon Relay Service: 800-735-1232, or simply dial 7-1-1

Video Phone 541-647-6416

To see our non-discrimination policy and procedures, please review our Incident Report form

To see our student grievances procedures, please review our Student Concerns Process