The Office for Students with Disabilities


OSD Student Resources


   You are eligible for disability support services if you have:


  • a physical, mental, or psychological impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities,


  • documentation of such an impairment,

  • and

  • registered for services with the OSD


   What services are available?


North Central Texas College, through its OSD, makes available a full array of services to students who qualify.  Accommodations may include:


  • •   Notetakers, scribes, or readers
  • •   Sign Language Interpreters
  • •   Electronic Books (when available)
  • •   Physical Accessibility
  • •   Special Testing Accommodations
  • •   Adaptive Computer Technology
  • •   Other reasonable accommodations

   When to Request Services


New Students


Accommodations require advance preparation.  Please make your request before the semester begins.


* Documentation is required before any accommodations can be provided.  Depending on your diagnosis, this documentation should come from a medical doctor, psychologist or other licensed or properly credentialed professional.


Returning Students


Contact the OSD at the beginning of each semester, well in advance of registration.  Fall registration begins June 15th and Spring registration begins November 15th.


Helpful Links


Student Frequently Asked Questions


DARS - Vocational Rehabilitation Services


DARS Local Contacts


Denton:            (800) 687-6544

Graham:           (800) 269-2684

Lewisville:         (972) 221-2820

Sherman:          (800) 340-3368

Wichita Falls:    (800) 269-2680




K. Wayne Smith

Disability Coordinator

Phone: (940)498-6207


Mary Martinson

Dean of Student Success

Phone: (940) 668-7731 x4377