Accessibility Services

We are here to help make Douglas College an accessible and welcoming place for all students. If you are anticipating or experiencing barriers to access, we can help.

We will work with you and your instructors to create an individual plan for accommodations and support.

Accessibility Specialists are available for appointments using Zoom. Please contact your Accessibility Specialist directly or contact our front desk to schedule an appointment.

New Westminster Campus  (604) 527-5486
Coquitlam Campus (604) 777-6185

Email

stuserv@douglascollege.ca

 

A plan may include accommodations like:

  • Extra time for exams
  • Audio recording of lectures
  • Text to speech software
  • Adjustable work station
  • Sign language interpretation

It may also include supports such as

  • Helping you apply for StudentAidBC disability funding
  • Getting in touch with other services
  • Building self-advocacy skills
  • Planning courses and transitions

We work with students to remove barriers related to learning disabilities, ADHD, mental health issues, physical disabilities, sensory impairments, TBI, chronic illnesses, and more. We can help plan for temporary, long-term, or intermittent needs.

More information

Accessibility to college programs, courses and services for persons with disabilities policy

Try out a FREE File Transformer to get accessible or audio versions of your course materials. Try it out here: ally.ac/covid19

SAS Zoom Appointments Info for Students