Disability Information Student Handbook

Disability Information Student Handbook

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Learning About De Anza College

There are a number of ways to learn more about De Anza’s services and educational programs.

College Publications

The De Anza College Catalog is updated and published yearly and is available in print, on-line and in alternate format, on request. It contains all the essential information about De Anza’s educational programs and policies. The catalog requirements in effect for the year you enter De Anza remain the ones you must meet, as long as you maintain enrollment. Keep a copy in your files. The schedule of classes, also available in print and on-line, lists all courses offered for a given quarter.

The college’s individual divisions and departments may also print publications with essential information. A weekly student paper, La Voz, is published by and for students. It's available in print and distributed on campus on Mondays and is available to be read on-line.  Use all these to become informed about the college. To request college information in alternate format, see Section Two: Alternate Media.

DSPS Programs' Information Meetings

Students interested in the general services available through Special Education should attend a small group Information Meeting. These are held monthly.  Dates and times are published in the schedule of classes, on the website or you may check with DSS, or EDC.

If you are unable to attend, or need a personal consultation regarding eligibility, you may make an information appointment with a counselor in DSS or an advisor in EDC.

General College Orientation Classes

Students with disabilities who are new to De Anza are strongly encouraged to enroll in Counseling 100, College Orientation. This course equips students with essential information to plan an educational program and use the broad array of programs which support student success. See the schedule of classes or the website for details.


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Last Updated: 4/30/09