Disability Support Services

Disability Support Services during remote operations:

Services offered: Testing accommodations, assistive technology, sign language interpreting, alternate format, and other services as appropriate. During remote operations the DSS office will continue to process intakes for services, arrange testing accommodations, and any other services needed based on request. 

Operations Update: For questions or assistance regarding accommodations or accessibility during remote operations, please contact DSS.Central@seattlecolleges.edu. Our office will be monitoring messages and emails and responding during regular business hours, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Current DSS students:

Renewing letters of accommodation for Spring: Please complete the Letter of Accommodation request form on the DSS website.

Requesting interpreters for spring quarter: please email SignLangReq.Central@seattlecolleges.edu and include your class schedule.

Cebrina Chavez is also available to meet via phone or Zoom appointment. Appointments can be made by contacting the office at DSS.Central@seattlecolleges.edu.

New or Prospective Students:

For any questions: Please contact the DSS office via email at DSS.Central@seattlecolleges.edu or voicemail at 206.934.4183.

Requesting accommodations: Please email DSS.Central@seattlecolleges.edu to request an intake appointment

Disability Support Services (DSS) provides equal access to students with documented disabilities and acts in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

The DSS mission is to foster a sense of community where students have an opportunity to fully participate in all aspects of campus life. The DSS office provides accommodations for students with a disability. We set up accommodations such as:

  • Extra time on tests
  • Sign Language interpreters
  • Shared class notes
  • Course readings in alternative formats

Disability Support Services Staff

Linda Bruton, Interpreter Coordinator

Cebrina Chavez