The Mission of Disabled Students Programs and Services

Our mission is to provide assistance and support to student with verified disabilities to equalize their opportunities to successfully access Napa Valley College’s programs and services, including instructional programs, student services and extracurricular activities. Napa Valley College operates an integrated program and services model to maximize and simplify students’ opportunities for success.

Disabled Students Programs and Services is a program that is designed to ensure that students with disabilities have equal access to all of the educational offerings at Napa Valley College.

Your Rights

As a college student with a documented disability, you have the right to "reasonable accommodations based upon your educational limitations" under Title 5 of the California Education Code and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.  Provisions of the law state that "No otherwise qualified person with a disability in the United States shall, solely by reason of disability, be denied the benefits of, be excluded from participation in, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance."

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Where is the DSPS office?

To contact DSPS and get more information about our program, you may call 707-253-3080 or 707-253-3084 (TTY). You can also stop by the DSPS office, located in Room 1766 in the LLRC Building, on the Napa Valley Main Campus.