Information for Parents

  1. New students interested in the DSS program need to: 
    Apply to DVC online.
  2. Complete a DSS "Application for Services" form and submit your documentation verifying your disability from your high school (Psycho-evaluation with your most current cognitive and achievement scores) or a Disability Verification form from your attending physician to the DSS Office.
  3. Use the "Getting started checklist 2020" (see below) to complete the registration process for incoming fall 2020 students.
  4. No counseling appointments for incoming Fall 2020 students can be made until summer 2020.
  5. DSS students do not have to take Counseling 095.
  6. Questions? Send an email to This email will be responded to on Fridays by a DSS counselor

Useful links:

Parent Information Night for Incoming Fall 2020 DSS Students

  • February 19, 2020 5:30-7 pm
  • March 3, 2020  5:30-7 pm
  • Location: Diablo Valley College BFL Community Conference Room


  • Step by Step Guide
  • Multiple Measures- Registration Workshop
  • Accommodation overview
  • Documentation required

***You must buy a parking permit*** Yellow kiosk  $3