Welcome to Disability Support Services

Disability Support Services (DSS) welcome you to DVC. Here at DVC, students with disabilities do as well as the student body as a whole. We know that your potential as a student is strong! We look forward to working with you as you embark on your college adventure.

DSS is designed to ensure that students with disabilities have equal access to all of the educational offerings at DVC. We create equal opportunity through appropriate support services, curriculum, instruction and adaptive technology.

For more information, visit the DSS Office located in the Student Services Center, Room 248 on the main DVC campus, or call 925-969-2185.

If you have any questions please contact Lawrence Punsalang at 925-969-2182 for further assistance.

Campus Access Map - An accessible map of DVC is available at the DSS office in the Student Services Center (SSC-248) or by calling 925-969-2173.

Please Note: Learning Styles Survey is now available.

DSS/Disability Support Services Summer 2018 office hours:

Monday - Thursday 8 am - 5 pm

Note: Extended office hours June 11, 2018 to June 21, 2018

Monday - Thursday 8 am - 6 pm
Fridays Closed

San Ramon Campus information:

DSS contact person: Carolyn Warren counseling  services 925- 551-6209
SRVC web site:  https://www.dvc.edu/san-ramon/
Disability Support Services– ext. 56239

Testing Accommodations - East Building E164

Monday 12:30 - 3:30 pm
Tuesday 12:30 - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 - 3:30 pm
Thursday 6 - 9 pm

High Tech Center Summer Hours:

Tuesday and Thursday -10am - 4 pm

DSS Summer Tutoring  Hours: 

Writing, and Study skills: Tuesday and  Thursday 10:30 am - 4 pm
(including courses such as English, ECE, History, Psychology, etc.)

Location: SSC 250 (High Tech Center)

Math: Tuesday and Thursday 10:30 am - 4 pm
(including courses such as Chemistry, Biology, and other sciences)

Location:  Check in at DSS Office

Career opportunities Special education

Complete list of DSS programs and services

Find accessible parking on campus

Information on Service animals


Contact Disability Support Services

DSS Office Telephone: 925-969-2182
Deaf/Hard of hearing only Sorenson V.R.S 925-270-1660

Manager: David Hagerty  
Telephone: 925-969-2176 
Email: DHagerty@dvc.edu 
Office location: SSC-248 Pleasant Hill campus map