The ADA/Disability Office at Cochise College provides a variety of support services to meet the unique needs of students with disabilities. Our goal is to empower students, foster independence, promote success and assist students in discovering and developing their full potential.
Cochise College is continuously working to maintain accessibility standards throughout the college community. Compliance is an ongoing college effort, if you are having trouble accessing information, please contact our ADA/Disability Services office.
Sierra Vista Campus
Student Union/1000 Building
Bldg 600/ Room 613
Director of Disability Services
In compliance with Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Cochise College seeks to provide support services to those students whose disabilities require special assistance. The college uses a reasonable accommodation process to determine a meaningful adjustment for students with disabilities to participate in the educational process.
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Our ADA/Disability Office provides a variety of services tailored to individual needs and documentation of the disability. The office acts as a liaison with faculty, staff and outside agencies and assists students with special test-taking arrangements, classroom accommodations and resource referrals. All services provided by the ADA/Disability Office are free of charge. All students with documented disabilities are eligible to receive services. Disabilities include physical, emotional, psychiatric, psychological, attention deficit disorder, and/or learning disabilities.
Services include test-taking adjustments, note-takers, readers, special equipment, extended time and quiet testing, among others. Accommodations are based on individual needs supported by testing/documentation. Some accommodations, such as books on tape, may take several weeks to provide.
Cochise College provides accessible educational opportunities that are responsive to a diverse population and lead to constructive citizenship, meaningful careers and lifelong learning.