Disability Accommodations and Assistive Technology

 

Disability Services coordinates services and equipment for students with documented disabilities. These accommodations are available usually at no cost to students. Accommodations include but are not limited to the following:

  • Special placement test administration
  • Priority registration and course selection assistance
  • Textbooks in alternate format
  • Testing modifications to include extra time, quiet testing environment and readers/scribes
  • Explanatory letter to instructors
  • Note Takers or scribes
  • Assistive Technology to include Dragon, Zoomtext, reading software, FM listening systems, OVAC magnifiers
  • Tape recorder/permission to tape record a class
  • Interpreter and remote or in-class captioning services
  • Information and referral to campus and community support services as well as information on community resources
  • Access to limited one-on-one tutoring in basic academic skills in addition to Success Center
  • Faculty and staff consultation
  • Limited short-term counseling services
  • Workshops and materials on effective study and test-taking skills
  • Classroom accessibility
  • Academic monitoring
  • Enlarged print and copy services

Facility Accommodations

Upon request, each classroom can be equipped with the following:

  • Adjustable desks
  • Large screen monitors
  • Speaking, reading and enlargement software
  • Wheelchair accessible desks
  • Arm rests and foot rests
  • Copy and book stands
  • Ergonomic chairs
  • Laptops and speakers for remote captioning
  • Magnification aids
  • Other assistive technology, as needed
  • All main building entrances and even some side entrances have electronic door openers and double doors and/or low poundage pull rates with accessible handles

Other Facility Accommodations include, but are not limited to:

  • All main building entrances and even some side entrances have electronic door openers and double doors and/or low poundage pull rates with accessible handles
  • Cutaway ramps and handicapped parking available at every entrance on every campus
  • Evacuation plans, including designation of security officer’s assistance, for the safe exit of a building during an emergency for our disabled population
  • Mobility aids designed with rollers, treads, and braking mechanism that enable a person to be transported down stairs during evacuations will be available on every campus for persons unable to use stairs

Voter Registration Assistance

Students with disabilities may obtain information and assistance in voter registration through Disability Services. Staff will be available to help students fill out and submit voter registration cards. Current students attending the Marietta, Mountain View, Paulding, and Austell campus locations may call 770-528-4529; while students attending the Appalachian, Canton, North Metro, and Woodstock campuses may call 770-975-4099. For further information, students may view the link to “Georgia Student Voting Information”, which is a website specifically devoted to college and high school students who are interested in voting. Please visit: http://www.sos.ga.gov/ivote/

 

 

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Appalachian Campus
100 Campus Drive
Jasper, GA 30143
706.253.4500

Austell Campus
1578 Veterans Memorial Highway
Austell, GA 30168
Classroom-Only Location
No Office Hours

Canton Campus
1645 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
770.345.0172

Marietta Campus
980 South Cobb Drive
Marietta, GA 30060
770.528.4545

Mountain View Campus
2680 Gordy Parkway
Marietta, GA 30066
770.509.6305

North Metro Campus
5198 Ross Road
Acworth, GA 30102
770.975.4000

Paulding Campus
400 Nathan Dean Boulevard
Dallas, GA 30132
770.443.3600

Woodstock Campus
8371 Main Street
Woodstock, GA 30188
Classroom-Only Location
No Office Hours 

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