Disability Services coordinates campus-wide efforts to provide services and accommodations for students with disabilities. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the office ensures that eligible students receive proper classroom modification and serves as a liaison between faculty and students. Medical or psychological documentation is required to recognize a disability.
Bossier Parish Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, qualified disability, marital status, veteran’s status, or sexual orientation in admission to its programs, services, or activities, in access to them, in treatment of individuals, or in any aspect of its operations, Bossier Parish Community College does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices.
Coordinator for section 504 and ADA:
Student and Disability Services Specialist
Bossier Parish Community College ensures equal opportunity for all qualified students with disabilities. The goal of Disability Services is to provide the appropriate academic accommodations and modifications that will make the educational experience of disabled students as rewarding and successful as possible.
- Physical impairment
- Sensory impairment (hearing or vision impaired)
- Specific learning disability
- Psychiatric/addictive disorders
To begin services, a registered BPCC student must not only provide the Disability Services with proper documentation, but must request assistance. In order to receive special accommodations for standardized tests (ACT), students must make the request at least two weeks in advance of the test date.
Stop by Building F, Room 254, or call 318-678-6511 for an appointment.
BPCC employees should contact the HR office if there are any issues.